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" Society for promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated... "
Laws of the State of New York - Page 256
by New York (State) - 1809
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The Monthly Review

1797
...effect his purpose. SINGLE SERMoNS. Art. 71. y/ Discourse delivered April 12, 1797, before the NewYork Society for promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and...protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated. By Samuel Miller, AM one of the Ministers of the United Presbyterian Churches in the City of New-Yoik,...
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The American Monthly Magazine and Critical Review, Volume 4

1818
...resigned. PROCEEDINGS OF CONGRESS. Scnale. Thursday, Dec. .' ! 'i. Mr. Snnfbr.I presented Ihe mcmorcql of the New- York Society for promoting the manumission...protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated ; which was read and referred to a committee on the subject of slaves. The hill making appropriations...
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Journal: 1st-13th Congress . Repr. 14th Congress, 1st Session ..., Volume 1

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1818
...committee of Claims. Mr. Irving, also presented a petition of " The New York Society for Promoting t he Manumission of Slaves, and Protecting such of them as have been, or may be Liberated;" praying that some ef. fective provisions may be made, io abolish the African slave trade, in any arrangement...
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The Revised Statutes of the State of New-York: Passed During the ..., Volume 3

New York (State) - Law - 1829
...19, 1823, 46th Sess. chap. 189, Laws of 1823, p. 224. Renewing and continuing the act incorporating " the New- York Society for promoting the Manumission...protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated," passed March 24, 1824, 47th Sess. chap. 113, Laws of 1824, p. 102. Incorporating " the Managers of...
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Biblical Repertory

Bible - 1871
...language in the fifth of his published discourses, an oration delivered April 12, 1797, before the Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and...Protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated. He entered heartily into all the popular movements of his day, to such a degree as to cause regret...
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The Life of John Jay: The life of John Jay

William Jay - Judges - 1833
...1784. " JOHN JAY.'' (L. s.) Early in 1785 a society was formed in New- York under the name of " The Society for promoting the Manumission of Slaves, and protecting such of them as have been or may be li berated." Of this society Mr. Jay was elected the president, and notwithstanding the pressure of...
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Laws of the State of New York Passed at the Sessions of the Legislature

New York (State). Legislature - Law - 1834
...them in the performance of their duties to such districts respectively. CHAP. 148. AN ACT concerning the New- York society for promoting the manumission...protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated. Passed April 22, 1834. The People of the State of New-York, represented t Senate and Assembly, do...
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Letters to the Hon. William Jay: Being a Reply to His "Inquiry Into the ...

David Meredith Reese - Slavery - 1835 - 120 pages
...refer you to the same life of Jay, vol. i. page 231, for the title of that society which was, " The society for promoting the manumission of slaves, and...such of them as have been, or may be, liberated." and though it undoubtedly exercised a moral influence in promoting voluntary, and gradual abolition, yet,...
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Letters to the Hon. William Jay: Being a Reply to His "Inquiry Into the ...

David Meredith Reese - Slavery - 1835 - 120 pages
...refer you to the same life of Jay, vol. i. page 231, for the title of that society which was, " The society for promoting the manumission of slaves, and...such of them as have been, or may be, liberated." Now it is plain that there is no one point of parallel between this society, and that to which you...
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"Liberty": The Image and Superscription on Every Coin Issued by the United ...

Julius Rubens Ames - Antislavery movements - 1837 - 231 pages
...that those who ask for equity ought to do it. — Letter from Spain, 1780. I [As president of the " Society for promoting the manumission of slaves, and...protecting such of them as have been or may be liberated.'* formed in New York in 1785, he wrote a letter, from which the following extracts are taken, to an English...
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