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Stringfellow, Thornton

Overview
Works: 22 works in 127 publications in 1 language and 2,555 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature  History  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E449, 301.45196073
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Most widely held works about Thornton Stringfellow
 
Most widely held works by Thornton Stringfellow
Cotton is king, and pro-slavery arguments: comprising the writings of Hammond, Harper, Christy, Stringfellow, Hodge, Bledsoe, and Cartwright, on this important subject by E. N Elliott( Book )

26 editions published between 1860 and 2011 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scriptural and statistical views in favor of slavery by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

22 editions published between 1856 and 2012 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in two parts, the first essay contains four major points: slavery received the sanction of God in the time of the Patriarchs, slavery was part of the only commonwealth established by God, slavery is recognized by Christ as legitimate, and slavery is full of mercy. The second part uses the census of 1850 to make material claims for the expediency of slavery. He compares the six New England states with the five Atlantic coast slave states and uses the statistical data to assert that the Southern states are superior in religious life, and in general prosperity and population growth for whites, slaves, and free blacks. He claims that slavery was forced upon the South by the Northern states, but because the South has thrived, it has turned out to be not a curse but a blessing
Slavery its origin, nature, and history, considered in the light of Bible teachings, moral justice, and political wisdom ... by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

18 editions published between 1861 and 1970 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief examination of Scripture testimony on the institution of slavery in an essay, first published in the Religious herald and republished by request: with remarks on a review of the essay by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

13 editions published between 1841 and 1973 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief examination of Scripture testimony on the institution of slavery, in an essay, first published in the Religious Herald, and republished by request: with remarks on a letter of Elder Galusha, of New York, to Dr. R. Fuller, of South Carolina by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

13 editions published between 1850 and 2000 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stringfellow's essay from the Religious Herald sets out to prove that slavery was sanctioned by God in the time of the Patriarchs, was part of the only commonwealth established by God, was recognized by Jesus Christ, and is an institution full of mercy. He draws especially on the book of Abraham, Jewish Law and the Pauline epistles. In two additional shorter essays he refutes the challenge of a pro-abolitionist, and uses the Israelite conquest of Canaan to prove that slavery is legitimized under the Mosaic Law
Two letters on cases of cure at Farquier White Sulphur Springs; embracing, also, mineral waters in general by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

8 editions published in 1851 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotton is king by E. N Elliott( Book )

2 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[A brief Examination of Scripture Testimony on ... Slavery, etc.] by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

2 editions published between 1841 and 1850 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scriptural and statistical views in favor of slavery, by Thornton Stringfellow, D.D by Thornton Stringfellow( )

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

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Scriptural and statistical views in favor of slavery, by Thornton Stringfellow by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

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

Brief examination of scripture testimony on the institution of slavery : in an essay, first by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stringfellow family papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Most of the papers were are related to James L. Stringfellow, but there is also mention of Thornton and Lawrence Stringfellow. Various papers concerning George Deisher (of Botetourt County, Va.) and his estate are included in the materials but the relationship of any member of the Stringfellow family to Deisher is unclear. Many of the documents concern estate law and there are numerous legal documents prepared in Fauquier County, Va
The Bible argument: or, Slavery in the light of divine revelation by Thornton Stringfellow( )

1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stringfellow family papers by Stringfellow family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Stringfellow family papers consist of correspondence, diaries, financial documents, legal documents, and photographs related to the family of pro-slavery Baptist minister Thornton Stringfellow of Culpeper County, Virginia. Some of the material pertains to legal disputes over slaves and property from Stringfellow's estate. The collection contains testimonies by former slaves
Slavery : its origin, nature and history, its relations to society, to government, and by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Bible argument; or, slavery in the light of divine revelation by Thornton Stringfellow( Book )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The progress and intelligence of Americans considered in the light of Bible teachings, moral justice, and political wisdom by Thornton Stringfellow( )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Thornton Stringfellow American baptist pastor

Languages
English (126)