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[Pledge of money to Lysander Spooner]
Lysander Spooner Papers, 1844-1886
Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884
Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861
Sewall, Samuel E. (Samuel Edmund), 1799-1888
Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858
Russell, George R. (George Robert), 1800-1866
Gilbert, Timothy, 1797-1865
Spooner, Lysander, 1808-1887
New-York Historical Society
Undated pledge of moneys to be paid to Lysander Spooner for "a review of Judge Kane's late decision, that the U.S. Courts have no constitutional right to punish for contempt without trial by jury." Signed by several prominent abolitionists, including Ellis Gray Loring, Francis Jackson, and Samuel E. Sewall.
Slavery--United StatesAntislavery movements--United StatesConstitutional law--United States
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