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Burns, Anthony 1834-1862

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Works: 85 works in 308 publications in 1 language and 9,804 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Biography  Sermons  History  Controversial literature 
Classifications: E450, B
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Reform and repeal : a sermon preached on Fast-day, April 6, 1854 ; and, Legal anarchy, a sermon preached on June 4, 1854, after the rendition of Anthony Burns by John Weiss( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boston slave riot, and trial of Anthony Burns by Anthony Burns( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burns was a slave who escaped to Boston in 1854, was arrested at the instigation of his owner, and whose trial caused a furor between abolitionists and those determined to enforce the Fugitive Slave Acts
Massachusetts in mourning. A sermon, preached in Worcester, on Sunday, June 4, 1854 by Thomas Wentworth Higginson( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Burns : a history by Charles Emery Stevens( Book )

1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and times of Anthony Burns, a fugitive slave in Massachusetts
Charge to the grand jury, at the July term of the Municipal Court, in Boston, 1854 by Massachusetts( Book )

2 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John A. Andrew papers by John A Andrew( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of John A. Andrew (1818-1867), prominent anti-slavery lawyer and Civil War governor of Massachusetts, including correspondence, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous records. Also included are small amounts of papers of Andrew's wife, Eliza Jones Hersey Andrew, and of his son, John Forrester Andrew
God greater than man by Joshua Young( Book )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Anthony Burns American escaped slave

Antonius Burns

Burns, Anthony 1830?-1862

Languages
English (229)

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The trials of Anthony Burns : freedom and slavery in Emerson's BostonAnthony Burns : a historyFugitive slave on trial : the Anthony Burns case and abolitionist outrageThe imperfect revolution : Anthony Burns and the landscape of race in antebellum America