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Birney, James Gillespie 1792-1857

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Works: 117 works in 435 publications in 1 language and 7,783 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature  Newspapers  Trials, litigation, etc  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Biography  Periodicals 
Classifications: E449, B
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The American churches: the bulwarks of American slavery by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
56 editions published between 1840 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter on colonization addressed to the Rev. Thornton J. Mills by James Gillespie Birney ( )
38 editions published between 1834 and 2006 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter on the political obligations of abolitionists by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
12 editions published between 1839 and 1969 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examination of the decision of the Supreme court of the United States, in the case of Strader, Gorman and Armstrong vs. Christopher Graham, delivered at its December term, 1850 concluding with an address to the free colored people, advising them to remove to Liberia by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
14 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a trial in error to the Court of Appeals from the state of Kentucky concerning the constitutionality of slavery after the Restoration
A Collection of valuable documents ( )
15 editions published between 1836 and 1972 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence between the Hon. F.H. Elmore, one of the South Carolina delegation in Congress, and James G. Birney, one of the secretaries of the American Anti-Slavery Society by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
23 editions published between 1838 and 1970 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
... Letters of James Gillespie Birney, 1831-1857 by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
11 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The philanthropist ( )
in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sinfulness of slaveholding in all circumstances tested by reason and Scripture by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
14 editions published between 1846 and 2008 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Birney's second letter to the ministers and elders of the Presbyterian church in Kentucky by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
19 editions published between 1834 and 1965 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence between James G. Birney of Kentucky and several individuals of the Society of Friends by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
13 editions published between 1835 and 1968 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence between the Hon. F.H. Elmore and James G. Birney by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
6 editions published between 1838 and 1969 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter to ministers and elders, on the sin of holding slaves, and the duty of immediate emancipation by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
14 editions published between 1834 and 1963 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter of William E. Channing to James G. Birney by William Ellery Channing ( Book )
14 editions published between 1836 and 1936 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Birney's letter to the churches : to the ministers and elders of the Presbyterian church in Kentucky by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
7 editions published in 1834 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birney on Texas by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
3 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The liberty press ( )
in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anti-slavery collection ( )
in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The anti-slavery collection consists primarily of publications, letters, bills of sale, slave deeds and reports from between 1769 and 1865, although one retrospective account was recorded in 1916. Most of the materials in the collection relate to slavery and support Berea College's open opposition to the institution of slavery. Of particular note in the collection is a letter and separate autograph of Levi Coffin, president of the Underground Railroad in Cincinnati, and letters from James Birney and Thomas Garrett. Also in the collection is an anti-slavery publication of 1856 written by William Goodell, a contemporary of Berea's founder John G. Fee, and Goodell's hand-written extracts from early minutes of the Manumission Society of New York
Letter on colonization by James Gillespie Birney ( )
1 edition published in 1834 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liberian colonization, or, Reasons why the free colored people should remove to Liberia by James Gillespie Birney ( Book )
3 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
American 1792-1857
Birney, James G. 1792-1857
Languages
English (354)
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