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William Apess (Pequot)
An Indian's Looking-Glass for the White Man
William Apess' Appeal to Whites
The Indian Removal Act
Lydia Maria Child
Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans
Sketches and Eccentricities of Col. David Crockett, of West Tennessee (Matthew St. Claire Clark)
Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney
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The New York Sun
, the first penny newspaper, is established.
American Antislavery Society is established.
Philadelpia Female Anit-Slavery Society founded by Lucretia Mott.
Britain abolishes slavery.
Force Bill (March).
Texans vote to separate their territory from Mexico.
Oberlin College, a coracial, coeducational college, is founded by a group of liberal Congregationalists.