Abolitionists and the Anti-Corn Law League

Caleb McDaniel presented his paper “'All Hail, Public Opinion!': American Abolitionists on British Liberalism and the Repeal of the… read more

Caleb McDaniel presented his paper “'All Hail, Public Opinion!': American Abolitionists on British Liberalism and the Repeal of the Corn Laws.” He talked about abolitionists in the United States and their admiration for the Anti-Corn Law League in Britain. 

This was a portion of the panel “Antislavery, Liberalism, and Empire-Building in Transatlantic Perspective: The United States and Europe, 1841"1881” at the annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians, held at the Hilton-Americas Houston with the theme “Americans Divided and United: Multiple and Shifting Solidarities.” close

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Abolitionists and the Anti-Corn Law League

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Program ID:
298663-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
First Aired:
May 14, 2011
Last Aired:
May 15, 2011

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  • May 14, 2011 | 7:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 14, 2011 | 11:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 15, 2011 | 12:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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