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Gentlemen of property and standing : anti-abolition mobs in Jacksonian America

Author: Leonard L Richards
Publisher: London ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1971, ©1970.
Series: A Galaxy book, 347
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A generation before the Civil War, riots flared up in many northern cities. In New York, Boston, Utica, and Cincinnati mobs broke up anti-slavery meetings, tormented free blacks, and razed the Negro quarters; and in Illinois, the newspaper editor Elijah Lovejoy was slain. This book examines what motivated these zealous northern anti-abolitionists.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard L Richards
ISBN: 3487041138 9783487041131
OCLC Number: 130500
Description: 196 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Generation of anti-abolitionist violence --
Generation of anti-abolitionist violence : New York phase --
Types of mobs --
What manner of men were they? --
Decline of violence --
Appendixes. List of rioters and abolitionists --
Sources for career lines.
Series Title: A Galaxy book, 347
Responsibility: Leonard L. Richards.

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A generation before the Civil War, riots flared up in many northern cities. In New York, Boston, Utica, and Cincinnati mobs broke up anti-slavery meetings, tormented free blacks, and razed the Negro quarters; and in Illinois, the newspaper editor Elijah Lovejoy was slain. This book examines what motivated these zealous northern anti-abolitionists.

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