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New-York Manumission Society records, 1785-1849
New-York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and Protecting Such of Them as Have Been, or May Be Liberated. Standing CommitteeAllen, NehemiahSlocum, Christopher M.
Volume 5, Minutes of meetings, records, and reports of committees. Standing Committee report 4 m. 9th 1805 page  and 
Two page report, dated April 9, 1805, signed by Nehemiah Allen and C.M. Slocum. Includes discussion of the case of a free black woman from Virginia and her children; she managed to escape an attempted kidnapping, but lost her children to the kidnapper. Also includes discussion of the society's lawsuit against Philip M. Topham of Rhode Island for slave trading.
Mss Collection - BV Manumission Society - Volume 5
Topham, Philip M.
New-York Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and Protecting Such of Them as Have Been, or May Be Liberated. Standing Committee
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