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James Cropper and Liverpool"s contribution to the anti-slavery movement.

K. Charlton

James Cropper and Liverpool"s contribution to the anti-slavery movement.

by K. Charlton

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Published by Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire in [Warrington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cropper, James, -- 1773-1840.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted from: The transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire, Vol. 123, 1972.

    SeriesTransactions -- 123.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21718126M

    Abolitionism, or the abolitionist movement, was the movement to end slavery. This term can be used both formally and informally. In Western Europe and the Americas, abolitionism was a historic movement that sought to end the Atlantic slave trade and set slaves free. Liverpool as a town almost uniformly averse to abolition throughout the twenty year campaign. Chapters One and Two examine the immediate pro and anti-abolition - responses in Liverpool in and , respectively focusing on the contributions of Liverpool slaving merchants to the anti-abolition campaign and on the abolitionist.

    In England, Garrison solidified his relationship to the Liverpool merchant and Liberator agent, James Cropper, and began a sometimes troubled relationship with the Irish “Liberator”, Daniel O’Connell. In that first visit Garrison joined friend Nathaniel Paul’s already strong union with anti-colonization forces in England.   As leader of the Lindsay Quartet for almost four decades, the violinist Peter Cropper, who has died suddenly a displayed a streak of genius. The way he went straight for the jugular of the music, carrying his colleagues along with him, could be awesome when it came off.

    O’Connell’s involvement in anti-slavery had started in In the s, the movement to end slavery in the British Empire was being revived in Britain. James Cropper, an evangelical abolitionist from Liverpool, visited Ireland and sought a meeting with O’Connell. Foremost among these critics were Charles Stuart, George Thompson and James Cropper. The publications and speeches of these men supported the sustained attack against the ACS initiated by American black antislavery leaders during the late s and joined by leaders of the American Anti-Slavery Society (AASS), like William Lloyd Garrison.


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James Cropper and Liverpool"s contribution to the anti-slavery movement by K. Charlton Download PDF EPUB FB2

JAMES CROPPER AND THE BRITISH ANTI-SLAVERY MOVEMENT, Studies of the British anti-slavery movement have usually treated James Cropper as a minor figure whose personal interests in East Indian sugar raised disturbing questions of motive and considerably embarrassed his more altruistic friends.

The wealthy Liverpool importer is either ignored or. Get this from a library. James Cropper and Liverpool's contribution to the anti-slavery movement. [Kenneth Charlton]. JAMES CROPPER AND THE BRITISH ANTI-SLAVERY MOVEMENT, By the fall of James Cropper could view the rising anti-slavery movement with a mixture of optimism and frus-tration.

During the past year he had organized an anti-slavery society in Liverpool and had played an important part in establishing a national society in London. As a devout. Buy James Cropper and Liverpool's contribution to the anti-slavery movement by K Charlton (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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vol () – James Cropper and Liverpool’s contribution to the anti-slavery movement. Charlton, K. “ James Cropper and Liverpool’s Contribution to the Anti-Slavery Movement.” Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire (): 57 – Charnovitz, by: James Cropper and Liverpool’s contribution to the anti-slavery movement K.

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The emergence of this group which may be traced back to James Cropper and before him William Roscoe and his Jacobinical friends (see Kenneth Charlton, ‘James Cropper and Liverpool’s Contribution to the Anti-Slavery Movement’, Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire, CXXIII () 57–80) is one of the most striking developments in British abolitionism Cited by: The collection contains a wealth of anti-slavery material ranging from correspondence with leading figures in the Abolition, such as William Wilberforce and Thomas Clarkson, to pamphlets written by James Cropper on the evils of slavery.

Carlton, K. ‘James Cropper and Liverpool’s Contribution to the Anti-slavery Movement’. Transactions of the Historical Society of Lancashire and Cheshire (): 57– Google ScholarAuthor: Jon Stobart. Their philanthropic works provided a source of inspiration to all citizens of Liverpool, rich and poor alike.

James Cropper () was the first member of the family to settle in Liverpool, according to the family pedigree. He had been brought up near Ormskirk, his father being known as "honest Thomas Cropper", a local yeoman farmer.

Various locations in Great Britain, but mostly London. Twenty titles bound in two volumes, paginations given below. Modern three-quarter calf and marbled boards, spines gilt, gilt morocco labels. Occasional foxing or tanning; a few titles with early ink manuscript notations.

Very good. Item #WRCAM A substantial collection of anti-slavery pamphlets belonging to, and with one. The firm's founder, James Cropper, was the grandson of another James, a successful Quaker merchant of Liverpool.

The Cropper-Benson partnership owned a fleet of ships, and traded with America, Russia and India in the first two decades of the 19th century, making a great deal of money. We use cookies to offer you a better experience, personalize content, tailor advertising, provide social media features, and better understand the use of our services.

Charlton, “James Cropper and Liverpool’s Contributions to the Anti -Slavery Movement,” Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire, cxxiii (), K. Charlton has written: 'James Cropper and Liverpool's contribution to the anti-slavery movement' 'Imagination and education' 'Education in Renaissance England'.

Cropper Street James Cropper (–) James Cropper, merchant and philanthropist, came from Winstanley to Liverpool at the age of 17 and was apprenticed to Rathbone Brothers, the first Liverpool merchants importing cotton from America. Later he established his own company— Cropper, Benson & Co.

His business proved to be a highly prosperous. The Antislavery Movement (Social Reform Movements) Hardcover – August 1, by James T. Rogers (Author) › Visit Amazon's James T. Rogers Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: James T. Rogers. Anti-slavery, temperance, charity organisation, cruelty prevention, 'social purity' advocates, and more, all promoted their causes through mobilisation of citizen volunteer support.

This book sets out to explore the world of these volunteer networks, their foci of concern, their patterns of recruitment, their methods of operation and the Cited by:. It was published by J. Cross, but the anonymous author of the map was soon identified as James Cropper, a successful and wealthy Quaker merchant, philanthropist and disciple of Adam Smith.

Cropper was a major force in the anti-slavery movement and believed that eliminating tariff protections would lead to the end of slave labour in the West Indies.Liverpool as it was During the Last Quarter of the Eighteenth Century.

to Richard Brooke Social Duties Considered with Reference to the Organization of Effort in Works of Benevolence and Author: Emily Buchnea.Eliza had provided her father James Cropper, a Liverpool East India merchant with strong support in his antislavery activities. Joseph Sturge's second wife Hannah Dickinson (c ) was an active member of the Birmingham ladies' anti-slavery society often putting forward ideas to help freed slaves.