|Creator:||American Colonization Society.|
|Title:||American Colonization Society broadside and letter|
|Quantity:||0.02 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 393 to MS 413 housed together in 1 document box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of a broadside concerning an American Colonization Society expedition for Liberia on the first page of a folded sheet which also bears a letter by R.R. Gurley, secretary of the Society, to Senator W.C. Rives of Virginia.|
The American Colonization Society was an organization dedicated to transporting freeborn blacks and emancipated slaves to Africa, to what is now Liberia.
American Colonization Society broadside and letter, 1842. MS 397. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.