The Society for the Colonization of Free People of Color of America, commonly
known as the American Colonization Society (ACS), was a group established in ...
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, ...
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
The American Colonization Society was established in 1816 by Robert Finley ...
free blacks would be unable to assimilate into the white society of this country.
Dec 7, 2016 ... American Colonization Society, in full American Society for Colonizing the Free
People of Color of the United States, American organization ...
When James Madison signed this membership certificate as president of the
American Colonization Society in 1833, the organization's effort to repatriate ...
This is an American Colonization Society certificate. Selling life memberships
was a standard fund-raising practice of the society. This certificate (ca. 1840) has
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.
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