The Dwight L. Dumond Collection

collection

Campus:
California State University, Long Beach
Library:
University Library
Subject(s):
American History
Description:
The private collection of anti-slavery pamphlets and books which consists of over 274 items dated from 1760 to 1860. The collection is strongest for the decade of the 1830's because of quantity, as well as continuity and variety. Included are sermons, political speeches and broadsides of the abolition movement.
Dates covered:
1760-1860
Collection Size:
274 items