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|Named Person:||George B Cheever; George B Cheever; George B Cheever|
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Computer File, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Anthony Ashley Cooper Shaftesbury, Earl of; Samuel Morley
|Notes:||"Signed on behalf of the committee, Shaftesbury, chairman. Samuel Morley, treasurer. Michael Angelo Garvey, hon. secretary. Contributions will be thankfully received by the treasurer or secretary, and acknowledged in the public press[.] The foregoing was agreed upon before the commencement of the Civil War in the United States."--Page .
"June 26th, 1861. The committee having learned that Dr. Cheever is shortly about to return to New York, record their regret that the outbreak of Civil War in America, and the consequent reluctance of all classes in this country to interfere in any matter likely to compromise the neutrality of the British people in the impending conflict, renders it unadvisable at the present juncture to make any public appeal on behalf of Dr. Cheever. ... It is therefore resolved:--That Dr. Cheever be presented with a piece of plate, as a tangible memorial of their sentiments; and that the remainder of the money in the treasurer's hands be given to Dr. Cheever, with this record of the feelings of the committee. ... S. Morley, treasurer, in the chair. M.A. Garvey, hon. sec."--Page .
|Description:||1 online resource (4 unnumbered pages)|
|Series Title:||Archive of Americana.; American broadsides and ephemera., Series 1 ;, no. 10916.|
- Cheever, George B. -- (George Barrell), -- 1807-1890.
- Cheever, George B. -- (George Barrell), -- 1807-1890 -- Awards.
- Antislavery movements -- United States.
- Antislavery movements -- Great Britain.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Foreign public opinion, British.
- Internet resources.
- Cheever, George B. -- (George Barrell), -- 1807-1890
- Antislavery movements.
- Public opinion, British.
- Great Britain.
- United States.