|Statement||by Rev. James Milnor|
|Series||Selected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 49131|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||31|
The American Colonization Society: And the Founding of the First African Republic Paperback – J by John Seh David (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please Author: John Seh David. Who Built America? Working People and the Nation's Economy, Politics, Culture, and Society, Vol. 1: From Conquest and Colonization through Reconstruction and the Great Uprising of by Edward Countryman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The American Colonization Society (ACS; in full, "The Society for the Colonization of Free People of Color of America"), established in by Robert Finley of New Jersey,an attempt to satisfy two groups in ally, these groups were on opposite ends of the spectrum involving slavery in the early s,  as well as the primary vehicle to support the return of free African. Title American Colonization Society records, Summary Correspondence, financial and business papers, reports, and miscellaneous material relating to administrative and financial matters, membership, slavery and status of slaves in the pre-Civil War period, and emigration, colonization.
The Society for the Colonization of Free People of Color of America, commonly known as the American Colonization Society (ACS), was founded in by Robert Finley, to encourage and support the migration of free African Americans to the continent of Africa.. There were several factors that led to the establishment of the American Colonization Society. Books shelved as colonization-of-the-americas: Christopher Columbus and the Conquest of Paradise by Kirkpatrick Sale, The Conquest of America: The Questi. American Colonization Society, in full American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Color of the United States, American organization dedicated to transporting freeborn blacks and emancipated slaves to was founded in by Robert Finley, a Presbyterian minister, and some of the country’s most influential men, including Francis Scott Key, Henry Clay, and Bushrod Washington. After reading the discussion of American colonization presented in the book "The American People: Creating a Nation and Society" the ambiguities of the situation become more apparent. Diverse rationale for the colonization of a nation have .
Originally known as the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of Color of the United States, the American Colonization Society (ACS) was founded in by a group of white elites including Reverend Robert Finley, Charles Fenton Mercer, Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, Bushrod Washington, Elias Caldwell, and Francis Scott Key. 8 Formed to. The abolition movement is perhaps the most salient example of the struggle the United States has faced in its long and complex confrontation with the issue of race. In his final book, historian Paul Goodman, who died in , presents a new and important interpretation of abolitionism. Goodman pays particular attention to the role that blacks played in the movement. The American Colonization Society (ACS) dispatched a representative, Dr. Eli Ayres, to purchase land farther north up the coast from Sierra Leone. With the aid of a U.S. naval officer, Lieutenant Robert F. Stockton, Ayres cruised the coastal waters west of Grand . American Colonization Society records, Correspondence, financial and business papers, reports, and miscellaneous material relating to administrative and financial matters, membership, slavery and status of slaves in the pre-Civil War period, and emigration, colonization, and education in.