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" I can with truth and sincerity declare, that I have found amongst the negroes as great variety of talents, as among a like number of whites ; and I am bold to assert, that the notion entertained by some that the blacks are inferior in their capacities,... "
Memoirs of the Life of Anthony Benezet - Page 28
by Roberts Vaux, Anthony Benezet - 1817 - 156 pages
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 10; Volume 28

William Hendry Stowell - 1818
...that the aotion entertained by some, that the blacks are inferior in their capacities, is av ulgiir prejudice, founded on 'the pride or ignorance of their...at such a distance, as to be unable to form a right judgement of them.' He also published seasonable appeals to the public mind on this momentous subject...
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Genius of Universal Emancipation

1831
...inferior in their capacities, is a vulgar preudice, founded on the pride or ignorance of their ordly masters, who have kept their slaves at such a distance as to be unable to form a right udgment of them." He wrote several treatises on the subject of slavery, the largest and most importantof...
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"Liberty": The Image and Superscription on Every Coin Issued by the United ...

Julius Rubens Ames - 1837 - 231 pages
...like number of whites ; and I am bold to assert, that the notion entertained by some that the blacks are inferior in their capacities, is a vulgar prejudice...as to be unable to form a right judgment of them. PATRICK HENRY. Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery...
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Proceedings and Debates of the Convention of the Commonwealth of ..., Volume 9

Pennsylvania. Constitutional Convention - 1838
...Benezet, the philanthropist, thus commended by Dr. Rush, speaking of the African race, says : blacks are inferior in their capacities, is a vulgar prejudice...as to be unable to form a right judgment of them." The next quotation he proposed to make was from Patrick Henry, of Virginia, and he would here observe...
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"Liberty."

Julius Rubens Ames - 1839 - 141 pages
...bold to assert, that the notion entertained by some that the blacks are inferior in their capacitiea, is a vulgar prejudice founded on the pride or ignorance...as to be unable to form a right judgment of them, PATRICK HENRY. Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery...
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The Legion of Liberty!: And Force of Truth, Containing the Thoughts, Words ...

Julius Rubens Ames, Benjamin Lundy - 1843 - 368 pages
...bold to assert, that the notion entertained by some that the blacks are inferior in their capaeities, is a vulgar prejudice founded on the pride or ignorance...as to be unable to form a right judgment of them. PATRICK HENRY. Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purehased at the price of chains and slavery...
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A Tribute for the Negro: Being a Vindication of the Moral, Intellectual, and ...

Wilson Armistead - 1848 - 564 pages
...like number of Whites ; and 1 am bold to assert, that the notion entertained by some, that the Blacks are inferior in their capacities, is a vulgar prejudice...as to be unable to form a right judgment of them." Surely testimonies so creditable to the character and capabilities of the Negro race, proceeding spontaneously...
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The Legion of Liberty: And Force of Truth, Containing the Thoughts, Words ...

1857 - 336 pages
...of whites ; and I am bold to assert, that the notion entertained by some that the Macks are interior in their capacities, is a vulgar prejudice founded on the pride or ignorance of their lordly oicstcrs, who have kept their slaves at such a distance as to be unable to form a right judgment of...
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Anthony Benezet, from the original memoir [by R. Vaux] revised, with ...

Roberts Vaux - 1859
...like number of whites ; and I am bold to assert, that the notion entertained by some, that the blacks are inferior in their capacities, is a vulgar prejudice,...as to be unable to form a right judgment of them." Most unphilosophical assumptions are still current in America, as to the natural inferiority of the...
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Beyond the Lines, Or, A Yankee Prisoner Loose in Dixie

John James Geer - 1863 - 285 pages
...among a like number of whites ; and I am bold to assert that the notion entertained by some, that they are inferior in their capacities, is a vulgar prejudice,...as to be unable to form a right judgment of them. While we lay in this old cotton-shed, thirteen of the prisoners conceived and executed a plan of escape....
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