Women's rights emerges within the anti-slavery movement, 1830-1870 : a brief history with documents / Kathryn Kish Sklar

Author(s): Sklar, Kathryn Kish
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Subjects: Antislavery movements--United States
Feminism--United States--History--19th century
United States--Race relations--History--19th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston, Mass. : Bedford ; Boston : Macmillan, 2000
Series: Bedford series in history and culture
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xxi, 216 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword
Preface
List of Illustrations
Pt. 1. Introduction: "Our Rights as Moral Beings" 1
Pt. 2. The Documents 77
1. Life and Letters, 1884 / Lucretia Mott 77
2. Constitution of the Afric-American Female Intelligence Society, 1831 78
3. Religion and the Pure Principles of Morality, 1831 / Maria Stewart 79
4. Lecture Delivered at the Franklin Hall, Boston, 1832 / Maria Stewart 81
5. Farewell Address to Her Friends in the City of Boston, 1833 / Maria Stewart 82
6. American Anti-Slavery Society, Petition Form for Women, 1834 84
7. Appeal to the Christian Women of the South, 1836 / Angelina Grimke 86
8. Letter to Jane Smith, New York, December 17, 1836 / Angelina Grimke 89
9. Letter to Jane Smith, New York, January 20, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 92
10. Letter to Jane Smith, New York, February 4, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 93
11. Letter to Sarah Douglass, Newark, N.J., February 22, 1837 / Sarah Grimke, Angelina Grimke 94
12. Letter to Sarah Douglass, New York City, April 3, 1837 / Angelina Grimke, Sarah Grimke 96
13. Letter to Angelina Grimke, Philadelphia, April 15, 1837 / Sarah Forten 98
14. An Appeal to the Women of the Nominally Free States, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 100
15. Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women, Proceedings, New York City, May 9-12, 1837 104
16. Essay on Slavery and Abolitionism, with Reference to the Duty of American Females, 1837 / Catharine E. Beecher 107
17. Letter to Jane Smith, Boston, May 29, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 110
18. "To Female Anti-Slavery Societies throughout New England," Boston, June 7, 1837 / Maria Chapman 112
19. Letter to Jane Smith, Danvers, Mass., June 1837 / Angelina Grimke 115
20. Letter to Jane Smith, New Rowley, Mass., July 25, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 117
21. Letter to Amos Phelps, Groton, Mass., August 3, 1837 / Sarah Grimke, Angelina Grimke 118
22. Pastoral Letter: The General Association of Massachusetts to Churches under Their Care, July 1837 119
23. Lecture, Universalist Church, Hingham, Mass., August 27, 1837 / Albert Folsom 121
24. Letter to Jane Smith, Groton, Mass., August 10, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 122
25. Letter to Theodore Weld, Groton, Mass., August 12, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 124
26. Letter to Sarah and Angelina Grimke, August 15, 1837 / Theodore Weld 127
27. Letter to Angelina and Sarah Grimke, New York City, August 14, 1837 / John Greenleaf Whittier 129
28. Letter to Theodore Dwight Weld and John Greenleaf Whittier, Brookline, Mass., August 20, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 130
29. Resolutions Adopted by the Providence, Rhode Island, Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society, October 21, 1837 134
30. Philadelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society, Annual Report, 1837 135
31. "Human Rights Not Founded on Sex": Letter to Catharine Beecher, August 2, 1837 / Angelina Grimke 142
32. "Legal Disabilities of Women": Letter to Mary Parker, September 6, 1837 / Sarah Grimke 145
33. "Relation of Husband and Wife": Letter to Mary Parker, September 1837 / Sarah Grimke 150
34. Speech at Pennsylvania Hall, Philadelphia, May 16, 1838 / Angelina Grimke Weld 153
35. Letter to The Liberator, New York, May 15, 1840 / Henry Clarke Wright 157
36. Letter to Anne Warren Weston, Fort Lee, N.J., July 15, 1838 / Angelina Grimke 160
37. Letter to Angelina Grimke, Boston, September 2, 1839 / Lydia Maria Child 161
38. The Boston Female Anti-Slavery Society, Annual Meeting, October 1839 163
39. On Meeting Lucretia Mott, London, June 1840 / Elizabeth Cady Stanton 165
40. Letter to Sarah Grimke and Angelina Grimke Weld, London, June 25, 1840 / Elizabeth Cady Stanton 169
41. Planning the Seneca Falls Convention, 1848 / Elizabeth Cady Stanton 170
42. Report of the Woman's Rights Convention, Seneca Falls, N.Y., July 19-20, 1848 172
43. Speech at Akron Women's Rights Convention, Ohio, June 1851 / Sojourner Truth 179
44. Address to the "Woman's Rights Convention," Worcester, Mass., October 1850 / Abby H. Price 180
45. Proceedings of the Colored Convention, Cleveland, September 6, 1848 183
46. "Woman's Rights," October 1, 1849 185
47. "Just Treatment of Licentious Men," January 1838 187
48. Marriage and Parentage, 1858 / Henry Clarke Wright 190
49. The Saturday Visiter, November 2, 1850 / Jane Swisshelm 191
50. Letter to Jane Swisshelm, November 18, 1850 / Parker Pillsbury 193
51. "Woman's Rights and the Color Question," November 23, 1850 / Jane Swisshelm 195
52. Speech at the Eleventh Woman's Rights Convention, New York, May 1866 / Frances Ellen Watkins Harper 196
53. Equal Rights Association, Proceedings, New York City, May 1869 200
54. Founding of the National Woman Suffrage Association, New York, 1869 203
Questions for Consideration 205
Selected Bibliography 207
Index 211
Notes: LCCN: 99063693
ISBN: 0312101449
ISBN: 0312228198 (hardcover)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index
OCLC Number: 42875438
ISBN/ISSN: 0312101449
0312228198