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Francis Jackson Garrison, William Lloyd Garrison, 1805-1879; the story of his life told by his children: volume 2, Chapter 3: the Clerical appeal.—1837. (search)
to their clerical rather than to their personal origin. The next assaults on the agitation and its leader were, though equally impersonal at first, distinctly clerical and sectarian. The Pastoral Letter of the General Association of Massachusetts to Lib. 7.129. the Orthodox Congregational churches under its care was issued about the middle of July. The Association met at Brookfield, June 27, 1837 ( Right and Wrong in Boston, 1837, p. 45). The author of the Pastoral Letter was the Rev. Nehemiah Adams, of Boston, whose apologetic work, A Southside view of slavery (1854), afterwards earned for him the sobriquet of Southside Adams. It had two distinct aims—one, to complete the sealing of the churches against anti-slavery lecturers; the other, to draw off their communicants, both male and female, from the public lectures of the Grimke sisters, who, during the month of June, had excited unprecedented interest in Eastern Massachusetts by their eloquent appeals (generally in churches)
248; review of gags, 2.249; on A. S. balance of power vote, 311; on Third Party, 312; on removal of capital from D. C., 324; proposes gradual emancipation in U. S., 325; services to Amistad captives, 326; lament over the new isms, 224. Adams, Nehemiah, Rev. [1806-1878], author of Pastoral Letter, 2.133. Adams, Rufus, 1.391. Adams, Samuel [1722-1803], 2.29. Adams, William, delegate to World's Convention, 2.357; maltreatment on shipboard, 361; arrives in London, 373; sits in gallery witfemale delegates to World's Convention, 2.375, acquaintance with G., 384, hospitality, 387. Orthodox Congregationalists, Conn. manifesto against itinerant moralists, 2.130, 135; Mass. Pastoral Letter, 133-136, 198.—See also J. S. C. Abbott, N. Adams, G. Allen, L. Bacon, L. Beecher, G. W. Blagden, H. Bushnell, A. Cummings, C. G. Finney, C. Fitch, R. B. Hall, J. Le Bosquet, N. Lord, A. A. Phelps, G. Shepherd, C. B. Storrs, M. Stuart, M. Thacher, C. T. Torrey, J. H. Towne, J. Tracy, J. T. Wood