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Abolitionists

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Anti-Slavery Society of Salem and Vicinity Records, 1834-1840, 1886

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 35
Abstract

The Anti-Slavery Society of Salem and Vicinity Records contain mostly meeting minutes and range from 1834-1840

Dates: 1834-1840, 1886

Collection of Petitions Against Slavery, 1840-circa 1845

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 881
Abstract

This collection is comprised of various petitions against slavery signed by citizens of Essex County, Massachusetts and Cornish, Maine.

Dates: 1840-circa 1845

Edmund Kimball Papers, 1786-1865, undated

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 80
Abstract

The Edmund Kimball papers contain the personal and business papers of Newburyport, Massachusetts, shipping merchant Edmund Kimball (1762-1847) and the correspondence and legal papers of his son, Edmund Kimball (1793-1873), who was an attorney and state senator.

Dates: 1786-1865, undated

Emmerton Family Papers, 1784-1891, undated

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 24
Abstract

The Emmerton Family Papers contain personal and business papers of shipping merchants Ephraim (1748-1824), Ephraim (1791-1877), E. Augustus (1827-1901), George R. (1836-1888), physician James A. Emmerton, and Jeremiah Emmerton. There are also papers from Ephraim Emmerton’s (1791-1877) father in-law, Daniel Sage.

Dates: 1784-1891, undated

Grew Family Papers, 1762-1904, undated

 Collection
Identifier: MH 112
Abstract

This collection contains the personal letters and business documents of several members of the Grew family, as well as some relating to the Wigglesworth, Greene, Phillips, Williams, and Crosby families.

Dates: 1762-1904, undated

John Greenleaf Whittier Papers, 1781-1937, undated

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 106
Abstract

The John Greenleaf Whittier Papers are made up primarily of letters sent and received by Whittier.

Dates: 1781-1937, undated

Northey Family Papers, 1688-1901, 1964, undated

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 78
Abstract

The Northey Family papers illustrate the activities of one of Salem's prominent Quaker families during the later 18th and 19th centuries.

Dates: 1688-1901, 1964, undated

Remond Family Papers

 Digital Image
Identifier: MSS 271
Dates: 1823-1869, undated; Digitized: 2021

Remond Family Papers, 1823-1869, undated

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 271
Abstract

The Remond Family Papers are divided into two series: the John Remond Papers and the Charles Lenox Remond Letters.

Dates: 1823-1869, undated

Salem Female Anti-Slavery Society Records, 1834-1866, undated

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 34
Abstract

The Salem Female Anti-Slavery Society Records contain correspondence, record books, account books, bills and receipts from 1834 until the Society's dissolution in 1866.

Dates: 1834-1866, undated