Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 10384705 Details

State:Delaware
Salutation:To the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware
Filing Date:1847-January-20

General Petition Information

Abstract:"The undersigned citizens of New Castle Co state of Delaware respectfully request you to addopt some feasible plan to abolish slavery immediately throughout the state." Eighty citizens signed said petition.
Result:Senate: presented, read
# of Petition Pages:2
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 10384705

People Associated with Petition 10384705

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:10
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Delaware State Archives, Dover, Delaware

  • General Assembly, Legislative Papers
  • Record Group: 1111
  • Page: 440-441
  • Microfilm: 440-441

Processing Information

Record Created:1/29/1998
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:1/5/2008 1:27:00 PM