Garrison at Charleston           April  A correspondent of the New York Tribune has some paragraphs about the visit to Fort Sumter. It includes a presentation made to Garrison…

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The Raleigh (N.C) Progress gives an estimate of the number of men enlisted in the South, and either killed or disabled during the war.   Totals– Enlistments  1, 124,000  — Dead…

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The Almighty Nigger Among the Churches. The slavery agitation, before the late rebellion, had divided most of the Protestant churches into the Church North and the Church South, and the…

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Regarding  the proposal to make soldiers of the slaves, our secesh partizans don’t know what to make of it.  We of the Northern side are trying to teach them; but…

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LLOYD GARRISON SCHOOLS     —-  COLORED Mr. Garrison is told by the Principal of one that they have recently opened eight schools for colored students  in New Orleans    “We are proud…

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The North should immediately begin the great work of re-peopling the South. Mechanics, farmers, merchants, capitalists are wanted in every Southern State.  Before the end of the year, one million…

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Harriet Martineau writes to Senator Wilson concerning slavery, and adds:  Regarding  the proposal to make soldiers of the slaves, our secesh partizans don’t know what to make of it.  We…

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CELEBRATION OF THE  EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION.   The Proclamation will be celebrated at Tremont Temple, on MONDAY, Jan 2, 1865.   Gov.  Andrew,  Wm Lloyd Garrison, Frederick Douglass,  Rev. A. A. Miner,  Robert Morris,…

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The Lady’s Almanac for 1865   George Coolidge, 3 Milk street, Boston, has published ““The Lady’s Almanac for 1865”, which is very neatly  executed.  Besides the usual calendar pages, it contain…

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PRUDENCE OF THE NEGRO.   A  bundle of bank deposit books of the savings of Co. H, 35th Regiment U.S. Colored Troops, Lieut. H. W. Batcheller commanding, now stationed at Jacksonville,…

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The Louisville Journal Gives Up Slavery.   In a leading  editorial in reply to a correspondent who urges emancipation as the only hope and salvation of Kentucky, it frankly admits that…

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Fillmore endorsement justifies attitude of South     (Liberator, Nov 4, 1864, pg 3)   The Copperhead press are rejoicing over Millard Fillmore’s endorsement of Gen. McClellan.  Fillmore justifes revolution…

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September 23, 1864 —- Letter from Frederick Douglass Douglass writes about a letter of his recently sent to an English correspondent, and published subsequently in the Liberator.  Douglass comments on…

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– Rebel Governors in Council  (Liberator, Nov 4, 1864, pg 3) — The Richmond papers of the 24th contain the proceedings of the rebel Governors of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina,…

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The Copperhead press are rejoicing over Millard Filmore’s endorsement of Gen. McClellan.  Filmore justifies revolution in the South, in case a President were elected displeasing to the Southern people.  The…

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Rebel Governors in Council  — The Richmond papers of the 24th contain the proceedings of the rebel Governors of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, and Mississippi.  They adopted resolutions…

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Mrs. Frances Ellen Harper     This eminent anti-slavery lecturer, of long standing, delivered one of her able and eloquent addresses on “The Mission of the War”, Sunday evening, Oct. 23, 1864. …

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The McClellan papers generally follow the advice of the Richmond Enquirer, and call their opponents Abolitionists.  The word does not frighten any one now. As tweedle-dum is to tweedle-dee, so…

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Death of Chief Justice Taney      The intelligence of the decease of the historically infamous author of the Dred Scott Decision, which took place at Washington on the 12th inst., after…

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On Wednesday night one or two rowdies attacked the Rev. Highland Garnet in front of the St. Charles Hotel, where he is stopping.  He was struck and knocked down, and…

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The Freed Slaves   — The Philadelphia North American submits a carefully prepared estimate of the number of slaves thus far set free by the administration, or by the events of…

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What the Rebels Expect from the Copperheads. The editor of the British American, of Kingston, C.W., who was recently at Halifax, reports a conversation which he had there with the…

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Shocking Accident on the South Shore Railroad Last evening as the six o’clock evening train from Boston to Cohasset was going with considerable speed between West Hingham and Hingham, the…

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Raising the Price of Newspapers       The price of the Boston daily newspapers has been raised from three to five cents per copy, and to yearly subscribers a corresponding increase.  This…

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Chivalarous Sentiment in Delicate Expression.   The New York Evening Post, has drawn down upon itself the indignation of a Copperhead screamer, who is probably a southern gentleman doing business in…

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Colored Pupils in the Boston Schools.  At the late examination, Elizabeth Norton Smith of the Wells School received a Franklin Medal, and Catherine E. Snowden of the Bowdoin School  a…

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It is hardly too much to say, that the hearty and earnest endorsement of President Lincoln’s nomination by Wm. Lloyd Garrison, of the Boston Liberator, the Anti-Slavery Standard, the Tribune,…

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The President Cheered. During President Lincoln’s visit to Gen. Grant’s army:   “The noticeable feature of the ride was the passing of a brigade of negro troops.  The troops were lounging…

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Senator Sumner has had an interview with the Secretary of War and the Attorney General on the matter of the immediate payment of Massachusetts colored regiments, which it had been…

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Crowd the House ! – George Thompson, Esq., will deliver an Address on behalf of the Colored Soldiers Aid Society, in the 12th Baptist Church, Southac street, (Rev. Grime’s) on…

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On Wednesday, the 25th of May, a company of colored soldiers, just arrived in Washington, was passing from the depot through North Capital Street towards the Capital, and in full…

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S. Senate, May 27 The joint resolution to amend the charter of the City of Washington was taken up, and the amendment allowing persons to be registered as voters who…

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Death of Nathaniel Hawthorne   Nathaniel Hawthorne, the author, died at Plymouth, New Hampshire, May 19th.  He was stopping at Plymouth in the course of a journey for the benefit of…

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BENJAMIN LUNDY  (From Greeley’s History of the Rebellion) Benjamin Lundy deserves the high honor of ranking as the pioneer of direct and distinctive anti-slavery in America…….   In the year 1815,…

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The New States     Enabling acts have passed the House of Representatives for the admission of Nebraska, Colorado, and Nevada into the Union.    For the first time in the history of…

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Release of Rev. Calvin Fairbank   After twelve years’ incarceration (the sentence was fifteen years) in the Kentucky penitentiary, on the charge of having aided in the escape of some fugitive…

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Contents of a Secesh Journal.     Nigger, nigger, more nigger, big nigger, little nigger, abolition, John Brown, Stonewall Jackson’s grave, nigger, black nigger, yaller nigger; C-o-n-s-t-i-t-u-t-i-o-n; peace on any terms; emancipation,…

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WHO ARE ABOLITIONISTS? The St. Paul Press, for political effect, or some other foolish purpose, the editor of that paper says:  — “The Republican party is, in fact, the only…

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BENJAMIN LUNDY  (From Greeley’s History of the Rebellion) Benjamin Lundy deserves the high honor of ranking as the pioneer of direct and distinctive anti-slavery in America…….   In the year 1815,…

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A correspondent calls attention to the fact that a great many boarding-houses in this city are kept by rank secessionists.   This is true.  There are hundreds of such houses, most…

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