Jump to navigation
Petition to Gov. to fill the office of Agt. For Col'd Seamen
Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society records, 1850-1858
Massachusetts Anti-Slavery SocietyMassachusetts. Governor (1843-1844 : Morton)Merrill, Amos B., d. 1872
New-York Historical Society
Petition [from the Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society] to Massachusetts Governor Marcus Morton to appoint Amos B. Merrill to act as an agent for "colored seamen" in the ports of Charleston [South Carolina] and New Orleans [Louisiana].
Abolitionists--United StatesAntislavery movements--United StatesAbolitionists--Massachusetts--BostonAntislavery movements--Massachusetts--BostonSlavery--Louisiana--New OrleansSlavery--South Carolina--Charleston
New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024, 212-873-3400
This digital image may be used for educational or scholarly purposes without restriction. Commercial and other uses of the item are prohibited without prior written permission from the New-York Historical Society. Please visit the New-York Historical Society's Rights and Reproductions Department web page at http://www.nyhistory.org/about/rights-reproductions for more information.