The American Colonization Society (ACS) in full, The Society for the Colonization
of Free People of Color of America, established in 1816 by Robert Finley of ...
The American Colonization Society (ACS), also known as the American Society
for Colonizing the Free People of Color in the United States, emerged in 1816 as
The American Colonization Society, founded in 1816 to assist free black people
in emigrating to Africa, was the brainchild of the Reverend Robert Finley, ...
Abolitionists may talk twaddle till the crack of doom, but after all, Colonization is to
be the great cure of negro slavery in this country, or it remains uncured.
American Colonization Society. Editor's Note (1): “The Society for the
Colonization of Free People of Color of America” (ACS) was established in 1816.
The American Colonization Society (ACS) was formed in 1817 to send free
African-Americans to Africa as an alternative to emancipation in the United States
When James Madison signed this membership certificate as president of the
American Colonization Society in 1833, the organization's effort to repatriate ...
In 1816, a group of white Americans founded the American Colonization Society (
ACS) to deal with the “problem” of the growing number of free blacks in the ...
Formed in 1817, the American Colonization Society was one of the first
organizations in the country to work for the end of slavery. Most members of the
American Colonization Society, organized Dec., 1816–Jan., 1817, at Washington
, D.C., to transport free blacks from the United States and settle them in Africa.