OHS home

Ohio Historical Society / The African American Experience in Ohio, 1850-1920
SEARCH

-or-

BROWSE


MANUSCRIPTS

NEWSPAPERS

PAMPHLETS

PHOTOGRAPHS
& PRINTS


SERIALS


HOME
10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  32  33  34  35  36  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  44  45  46  47  48  49  50  51  52  53  54  55  56  57  58  59  60  61  62  63  64  65  66  67  68  69  70 
PreviousPrevious Item Description Next Next
Ripley [Ohio] Anti Slavery Society. Minute Book
			
    November 25th 1835
  The Antislavery Society of Ripley

met at the Church of Red Oak at the call

of the board of managers  John Rankin

was appointed secretary

The following resolutions after dis-

cussion was adopted

  Resolved That in the opinion of this

society every citizen or association of

citizens have an undoughted right to

examine and discuss any principel con-

tained in the Constitution or laws of the

United States or of the several states,

and to use the publick press, being

accountable for the abuse of the same

     Resolved That this whole nation

is involved in the guilt of slave holding

and in the degradation of the people of

Colour: and no citizen can absolve him

self from this guilt but by protesting

against the sin; and using all lawfull


			
Download High Resolution TIFF Image
PreviousPrevious Item Description Next Next

Ripley [Ohio] Anti-Slavery Society Minute Book

Ripley [Ohio] Anti Slavery Society. Minute Book


HOME || CONTACT

ABOUT || CALENDAR || PLACES || RESOURCES || OHIO HISTORY STORE || LINKS || SEARCH
http://www.ohiohistory.org || Last modified
Ohio History Center 800 E. 17th Ave. Columbus, OH 43211 © 1996-2011 All Rights Reserved.