The Voice of the Clergy
Scope and Contents
This broadside pertains to the emancipation of slaves, Philadelphia, PA, September, 1863. Other than the name of John Henry Hopkins, Bishop of the Diocese of Vermont, the broadside contains 104 names of Episcopal churchmen. The broadside uses language similar to the language of the Civil Rights articles that were appearing in the 1960s. The broadside also lists names of Episcopal churches, their locations, and the names of bishops, rectors, prevosts, and professors of Divinity Schools.
Also known as MSS 0-252.
- Other: Majority of material found in 1863
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Collection is open to all researchers.
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
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Processed August 1965
- African Americans Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Broadsides. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Episcopal Church
- Episcopal Church--Clergy Subject Source: Local sources
- Episcopal Church--Controversial literature Subject Source: Local sources
- Florida State University Libraries. Manuscripts Collections Subject Source: Local sources
- Hopkins, John Henry, 1792-1868
- Slavery and the church--United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Slavery--United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Slaves--Emancipation--United States. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- The Voice of the Clergy
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