Protesting Abuses of Colored Sailors

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Title

Protesting Abuses of Colored Sailors

Subject

Charles Battiste

Description

This article in The Liberator provides an account of a meeting of colored citizens in Boston to protest the abuses, jailing, and kidnapping of free African-American sailors when passing through southern ports. Charles A. Battiste (Sr.) helped organize this meeting.

Creator

Committee on Behalf of Colored Seaman

Source

"Rights of Our Colored Citizens," The Liberator, 11/04/1842, p. 3.

Publisher

The Liberator

Date

10/27/1842

Contributor

[no text]

Rights

[no text]

Relation

[no text]

Format

jpg

Language

en

Type

Newspaper article

Identifier

[no text]

Coverage

1840-1850

Files

Liberator18421104p3.png

Citation

Committee on Behalf of Colored Seaman, “Protesting Abuses of Colored Sailors,” Central New York Digital History, accessed April 13, 2024, https://cnydigitalhistory.com/items/show/10.