This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
1 His flatterers pretended that the abolition societies had cost him the public ear on the subject of slavery. ‘Dr. Channing himself,’ said the Unitarian Monthly Miscellany, ‘has not a tithe of the influence he would have had, had there been no organization. Protest as he may, he will be identified with the organized mass’ (Lib. 11: 69). Mrs. Child, on the contrary, asserted in the Standard that Channing had intended to preach a sermon on slavery after his return from the West Indies (ante, 1: 466), but never did, and only broke silence after he had caught the glow of associated anti-slavery action (Lib. 11: 93).
5 May 25, 1841.
6 Ms. Sept. 30, 1841, to W. L. G.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.