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Appeal To The Hearts & Conscience Of British Women -Page 8

Appeal To The Hearts & Conscience Of British Women -Page 8

Author: Heyrick nee Coltman, Elizabeth

Medium: Letterpress

Date: 1828

Shelfmark: 8156.b.16

Item number: Page 8

Length: 20.2

Width: 12

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Printed Text

This extract is taken from Elizabeth Heyrick's, 'An Appeal to the Hearts and Conscience of British Women.' Heyrick was a social reformer who campaigned for the abolition of the slave trade by organising a West Indian sugar boycott in Leicester. She also formed the Birmingham Ladies Society for the Relief of Negro Slaves, later renamed The Female Society for Birmingham.

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