The Resource No taint of compromise : crusaders in antislavery politics, Frederick J. Blue

No taint of compromise : crusaders in antislavery politics, Frederick J. Blue

Label
No taint of compromise : crusaders in antislavery politics
Title
No taint of compromise
Title remainder
crusaders in antislavery politics
Statement of responsibility
Frederick J. Blue
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looking back on his narrow reelection to the House of Representatives in 1862, George Washington Julian of Indiana remarked proudly that, having held fast to his antislavery position, he had secured a "triumph [with] no taint of compromise." Julian's was one of a small but critical number of voices who, beginning in the late 1830s, battled the institution of slavery through political activism
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
973.7/114
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E449
LC item number
.B67 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Antislavery, abolition, and the Atlantic world
Label
No taint of compromise : crusaders in antislavery politics, Frederick J. Blue
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-282) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
No taint of compromise : varieties of antislavery leadership -- A self-sharpening plough : Alvan Stewart's challenge to slavery -- To mitigate the suffering of our countrymen : John Greenleaf Whittier, abolitionist poet -- Black men have no rights which white men are bound to respect : Charles Langston and the drive for equality -- The barbarism of slavery : Owen Lovejoy and the congressional assault on slavery -- Freemen to the rescue : Sherman M. Booth and the Fugitive Slave Act -- Free men, free soil, and free homes : Jane Swisshelm's search -- My triumph had no taint of compromise : George Washington Julian, free soiler-republican -- Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude : David Wilmont and the containment of slavery -- The plight of slavery will cover the land : Benjamin and Edward Wade, brothers in antislavery politics -- Quite a female politician : Jessie Benton Frémont and the antislavery movement -- Crusaders in antislavery politics : a shared commitment
Control code
ocn781615080
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 301 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807148488
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27436949
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781615080
  • pebcs0807129763

Library Locations

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