Essay on slavery in England


Creator: Creator unknown
Date(s): approximately 1860-1890
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0127
Language: Materials in English and Latin.
Abstract: This manuscript essay describes the legal history of slavery in England, focusing especially on the precedents for and limitations of the 1772 Somerset vs. Stewart decision.
Physical Description: 1 item 48 leaves 33 cm
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of the Moyerman family
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