The Resource American slavery, Irish freedom : abolition, immigrant citizenship, and the transatlantic movement for Irish repeal, Angela F. Murphy

American slavery, Irish freedom : abolition, immigrant citizenship, and the transatlantic movement for Irish repeal, Angela F. Murphy

Label
American slavery, Irish freedom : abolition, immigrant citizenship, and the transatlantic movement for Irish repeal
Title
American slavery, Irish freedom
Title remainder
abolition, immigrant citizenship, and the transatlantic movement for Irish repeal
Statement of responsibility
Angela F. Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Irish Americans who supported the movement for the repeal of the act of parliamentary union between Ireland and Great Britain during the early 1840s encountered controversy over the issue of American slavery. Encouraged by abolitionists on both sides of the Atlantic, repeal leader Daniel OÆConnell often spoke against slavery, issuing appeals for Irish Americans to join the antislavery cause. With each speech, American repeal associations debated the proper response to such sentiments and often chose not to support abolition. In American Slavery, Irish Freedom, Angela F. Murphy examines the int
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.891/62073
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.I6
LC item number
M766 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Antislavery, abolition, and the Atlantic world
Label
American slavery, Irish freedom : abolition, immigrant citizenship, and the transatlantic movement for Irish repeal, Angela F. Murphy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : repeal, abolition, and Irish America -- Daniel O'Connell and two transatlantic movements -- American slavery : an Irish question -- Irish repeal : an American question -- The Irish address -- Abolitionists and Irish repeal -- O'Connell's antislavery appeal -- Cincinnati and Clontarf -- Nativism and repeal -- The "American Eagle" and the decline of repeal
Control code
ocn659561173
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807136393
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24807539
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)659561173
  • pebcs0807136395

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