The Resource Free Blacks, slaves, and slaveowners in civil and criminal courts : the pamphlet literature, edited with an introduction by Paul Finkelman

Free Blacks, slaves, and slaveowners in civil and criminal courts : the pamphlet literature, edited with an introduction by Paul Finkelman

Label
Free Blacks, slaves, and slaveowners in civil and criminal courts : the pamphlet literature
Title
Free Blacks, slaves, and slaveowners in civil and criminal courts
Title remainder
the pamphlet literature
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Paul Finkelman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
law reports and digests
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Finkelman, Paul
Series statement
Slavery, race, and the American legal system, 1700-1872
Series volume
ser. 6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Freedmen
  • Slaveholders
Label
Free Blacks, slaves, and slaveowners in civil and criminal courts : the pamphlet literature, edited with an introduction by Paul Finkelman
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Series VI."
  • Originally published: New York : Garland Publishing, 1988. (Slavery, race, and the American legal system, 1700-1872 ; ser. 6)
  • ©2016 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (courtesy of New York State Library)
  • A faithful report of the trial of doctor William Little, on an indictment for an assault and battery, committed upon the body of his lawftl wife, Mrs. Jane Little, a Black lady
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • The commissioners of the Alms-house vs. Alexander Whistelo, a black man; being a remarkable case of bastardy, tried and adjudged by the Mayor, Recorder, and several Aldermen of the city of New York
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • The trial of Amos Broad and his wife, on three several indictments for assaulting and beating Betty, a slave, and her little female child Sarah, aged three years
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • Report of the trial of Susanna, a coloured woman: before the Hon. Ambrose Spencer, Esq. at a Court of Oyer and Terminer, and gaol delivery, held at the city of Schenectady, on the 23d October, 1810, on a charge of having murdered her infant male bastard child, on the night of the 22d-June, 1810
  • Henry W. Warner
  • (courtesy of New York State Library)
  • Volume 1.
  • Report of the trial of James Johnson, a black man, for the murder of Lewis Robinson, a black man, on the 23d of October last
  • William Sampson
  • (courtesy of New York State Library)
  • Opinion of the Hon. William Johnson, delivered on the 7th of August, 1823, in the case of the arrest of the British seaman under the 3d section of the State Act entitled, "An Act for the better regulation of free Negroes and persons of colour, and for other purposes," passed in December last
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • The trial and execution, for petit treason, of Mark and Phillis, slaves of Capt. John Codman, who murdered their master at Charleston, Mass., in 1755; for which the man was hanged and gibbeted, and the woman was burned to death, including, also, some account of other punishments by burning in Massachusetts
  • (courtesy of the University of Michigan Library)
  • Abner Cheney Goodell, Jr
  • The address of Abraham Jolinstone, a black man, who was hanged at Woodbury in the county of Glocester, and state of New Jersey ... to which is added his dying confession.
  • (courtesy of New Jersey Historical Society)
  • Abraham Johnstone
  • The life and confession of Cato, a slave of Elijah Mount, of Charleston, in the county of Montgomery, who was executed at Johnstown on the 22nd day of April 1803 for the murder of Mary Akins
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Free Blacks, slaves, and slaveowners in civil and criminal courts : the pamphlet literature, edited with an introduction by Paul Finkelman
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Series VI."
  • Originally published: New York : Garland Publishing, 1988. (Slavery, race, and the American legal system, 1700-1872 ; ser. 6)
  • ©2016 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (courtesy of New York State Library)
  • A faithful report of the trial of doctor William Little, on an indictment for an assault and battery, committed upon the body of his lawftl wife, Mrs. Jane Little, a Black lady
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • The commissioners of the Alms-house vs. Alexander Whistelo, a black man; being a remarkable case of bastardy, tried and adjudged by the Mayor, Recorder, and several Aldermen of the city of New York
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • The trial of Amos Broad and his wife, on three several indictments for assaulting and beating Betty, a slave, and her little female child Sarah, aged three years
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • Report of the trial of Susanna, a coloured woman: before the Hon. Ambrose Spencer, Esq. at a Court of Oyer and Terminer, and gaol delivery, held at the city of Schenectady, on the 23d October, 1810, on a charge of having murdered her infant male bastard child, on the night of the 22d-June, 1810
  • Henry W. Warner
  • (courtesy of New York State Library)
  • Volume 1.
  • Report of the trial of James Johnson, a black man, for the murder of Lewis Robinson, a black man, on the 23d of October last
  • William Sampson
  • (courtesy of New York State Library)
  • Opinion of the Hon. William Johnson, delivered on the 7th of August, 1823, in the case of the arrest of the British seaman under the 3d section of the State Act entitled, "An Act for the better regulation of free Negroes and persons of colour, and for other purposes," passed in December last
  • (courtesy of the Library of Congress)
  • The trial and execution, for petit treason, of Mark and Phillis, slaves of Capt. John Codman, who murdered their master at Charleston, Mass., in 1755; for which the man was hanged and gibbeted, and the woman was burned to death, including, also, some account of other punishments by burning in Massachusetts
  • (courtesy of the University of Michigan Library)
  • Abner Cheney Goodell, Jr
  • The address of Abraham Jolinstone, a black man, who was hanged at Woodbury in the county of Glocester, and state of New Jersey ... to which is added his dying confession.
  • (courtesy of New Jersey Historical Society)
  • Abraham Johnstone
  • The life and confession of Cato, a slave of Elijah Mount, of Charleston, in the county of Montgomery, who was executed at Johnstown on the 22nd day of April 1803 for the murder of Mary Akins
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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