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The Jefferson-Lemen Compact : the relations of Thomas Jefferson and James Lemen in the exclusion of slavery from Illinois and the Northwest Territory, with related documents, 1781-1818 : a paper read before the Chicago Historical Society, February 16, 1915 /

Other Title:
Relations of Thomas Jefferson and James Lemen in the exclusion of slavery from Illinois and the Northwest Territory, with related documents, 1781-1818
Authors:
Chicago Historical Society., MacNaul, Willard C.
Other Authors:
Chicago Historical Society.
Item ID:
71200908403377
Publisher:
[Chicago] : University of Chicago Press, 1915.
Call Number:
E445.I2 M16 1915
Physical Description:
58, [1] p. ; 22 cm.
Topic:
Slavery -- Illinois.
Slavery -- Northwest, Old.
Antislavery movements -- Illinois.
Antislavery movements -- Northwest, Old.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Correspondence.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Views on slavery.
Lemen, James, 1760-1823.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 -- Views on slavery.
Note:
Includes a letter of Abraham Lincoln to Jas. Lemen, Jr., in which Lincoln praises Lemen senior's anti-slavery work (p. 50-51).; CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; Includes bibliographical references (p. [59]).; Sketch of James Lemen -- Lemen's relations with Jefferson in Virginia -- Lemen's anti-slavery mission in Illinois: Slavery in Illinois until 1787 ; Prohibition of slavery by Ordinance of 1787 ; The slavery conflict under Gov. St. Clair, 1787-1800 ; The slavery conflict under Gov. Harrison, 1801-1809 ; Slavery question in the movement for division of Indiana Territory in 1808-1809 ; James Lemen's anti-slavery influence in the Baptist churches until 1809 ; Slavery under Gov. Ninian Edwards, 1809-1818 ; Slavery in the campaign for statehood in 1818 -- Available materials relating to the subject -- Account of the "Lemen family notes."; Bound in flexible paper wrappers.
OCLC Number:
ocm05509692
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets