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[Pledge of money to Lysander Spooner]
Lysander Spooner Papers, 1844-1886
Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884Jackson, Francis, 1789-1861Sewall, Samuel E. (Samuel Edmund), 1799-1888Loring, Ellis Gray, 1803-1858Russell, George R. (George Robert), 1800-1866Gilbert, Timothy, 1797-1865Davis, ElnathanSpooner, 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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