Memorial. The State of South Carolina, city of Charleston.


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  • Description
    Letter to the Mayor and Aldermen of Charleston protesting a proposed ordinance to prevent "slaves and free persons of colour from riding, about the city, in carriages or on horseback, except such as are in attendance...of their owners, employers, or guardians..."
  • Copyright & Usage
    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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