Slavery--Massachusetts--Boston; Petitions--Massachusetts--Boston; Slavery--United States; Slaves--United States
Undated petition signed by c.150 Boston citizens arguring against the removal of Judge [Edward Greely] Loring in 1850 from his appointment as judge for forcing Anthony Burns to return back to slavery in the South.
A color image of an aqueduct spanning a river. Two people stand on the shore. One appears to be holding a fishing pole. Trees and shrubs appear along the banks of the river. Buildings fill the background.
Bills of sale; Slaves--Emancipation--Kentucky--Harrison County; Slaves--Kentucky--Harrison County; Slavery--Kentucky--Harrison County
Two-page bill of sale between William Rayman and Richard Harcourt regarding one slave named Nelly, who was to be emancipated on the date of her 30th birthday (March 4th, 1826), in Harrison County, Kentucky.
Canals;Steamboats;Fences;Hills;Buildings;Reflections;Roads;Sheds;Steam;Trees;People;Black and white postcards;Panoramic views;Walls;Towpaths;Trails & Paths
Photograph of a small steamboat moving on a canal toward the foreground. The location is semi-rural with roads or paths on either side of the canal, a few buildings, trees in the background, and a hillside in the distance.