Important intelligence from Liberia

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  • Description
    Letter from North Carolinian Louis Sheridan to New York abolitionist Lewis Tappan, criticizing colonization societies' schemes to send freed slaves to Africa. Describes deplorable conditions Sheridan has experienced in Liberia. Tappan is sharing Sheridan's letter with the public to raise awareness of the situation. Nov. 24, 1838.
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    This item is in the public domain. Duke University Libraries kindly requests that any use of the item is properly cited.
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