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The Emancipator Newsletter, published monthly in Jonesborough, Tennessee in 1820 by Elihu Embree, advocated the abolition of slavery. Embree, a Quaker, had established what is probably the country's first anti-slavery paper in 1819, the Manumission Intelligencer, of which only one copy exists. This was followed by the Emancipator, a complete run of which exists at the Tennessee State Library. Publication of The Emancipator ended due to the death of Mr. Embree.

There were seven issues published. Click on the number to view the issue.
#1 | #2 | #3 | #4 | #5 | #6 | #7

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