Speech of Hon. Abraham Lincoln, of Illinois, at the Cooper Institute, New York City
The Republican Party vindicated - the demands of the South explained. February 27, 1860
This is to Certify, That the Bearer hereof George Elliga Moore being a Free Negro, has the Commandant's Permission to pass from this Garrison to whatever Place he may think proper.
This is to Certify, to whomsoever it may concern, That the Bearer hereof George Elliga Moore being a...
Ankle cuff for chaining found at Hanover Square archaeological site.
Birth certificate of a slave child
I Sampson Benson Junior of Haerlem in the County of New York Farmer Do Certify that a certain female...
Certificate of the ability of Cato to get his Living [Deed of manumission.]
We the [...] overseers of the poor of the Town of Jamaica in Queens County do herby certify that a Negro...
Elizabeth O'Neal to Mary Johnson [Deed of manumission.]
By Jacob Radcliff Mayor, and Richard Riker Recorder, of the City of New-York, It is hereby Certified,...
Bill of sale of slave to James Bogert, Jr., by Charles and Margaret Smyth
May 20, 1805
[Unidentified trade card.]
Possibly Magnificent Engraving, 31-32 Carmine Street. | The Innocent Cause of the War.
Sale of slave named Maria to John Jones by Jacob Van Wagenan
Know all men by these presents, that I, Jacob Van Wagenan, of the City of New York, Measurer for and...
Register of Manumissions of Slaves - 1785-1809
Register of Manumissions of Slaves, 1785-1809, by the Society for Promoting the Manumission of Slaves....
These leg irons were removed from Sandy Dorsey, a fugitive slave, at the insistence of Abby Hopper Gibbons,...
What H.G. Knows About Thraeshing.
And now "he comes among us to ask that we adopt Him as our Party Chief!" -- New York World, June 6, 1872....
[Slave kitchen in the Bergen house.]
In the Greenwood Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.
[Slave burying ground.]
On Hunts Point Road.
Uncle Tom and Little Eva.
John Bull Makes a Discovery.
The "Nigger" in the Woodpile.
The Lincoln Statue