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" We cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation. "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 3
1901
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History of the United States: From the Discovery of the American ..., Volume 3

George Bancroft - United States - 1850
...and the policy of England, by addressing to a colonial agent these memorable words : — "We cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation." The assiento treaty, originally extorted from Spain by force of arms, remained a source of jealousy...
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A Summary of the Roman Civil Law: Illustrated by Commentaries on ..., Volume 1

Patrick Mac Chombaich De Colquhoun - Canon law - 1851
...remonstrated against the resolution of the government ; but the Earl of Dartmouth replied, " We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage, in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation."1 477British Parlia- It being obvious that the British Parliament would not hear of mentdiscouraged...
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THE PRO-SLAVERY ARGUMENT

1852
...in 1774, but Great Britain, by the Earl of Dartmouth, president of the board, answered : a We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation" The above historical account we have taken from a British writer. (Barnham's Observations on the Abolition...
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The Case of the Free-labour British Colonies: Submitted to the British ...

National Association for the Protection of Industry and Capital (Great Britain). Colonial sub-committee - Sugar trade - 1852 - 155 pages
...remonstrated against the resolution of the government ; but the Earl of Dartmouth replied, " We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation."* Violent national struggles, however, took place, in which the cause of justice and of truth became...
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Journal of a Voyage from Boston to the West Coast of Africa: With a Full ...

Joshua A. Carnes - Africa, West - 1852 - 479 pages
...remonstrated against the resolution of the government ; but the Earl of Dartmouth replied — 'We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation.' " The above was taken from the "London Times" in the year 18-19, a period of two hundred and sixty-four...
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Church missionary tracts [issued by the Church missionary soc.].

Church missionary society - 1852
...England stated, in his instructions to a colonial agent referring to the slavetrade — "We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nations." How different the language held by a minister of State in our own day — "The crimes committed...
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The Pro-slavery Argument: As Maintained by the Most Distinguished Writers of ...

Slavery - 1853 - 490 pages
...in 1774, but Great Britain, by the Earl of Dartmouth, president of the board, answered : " We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation" The above historical account we have taken from a British writer. (Barnham's Observations on the Abolition...
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Miscellaneous Writings on Slavery

William Jay - Slavery - 1853 - 670 pages
...legislatures, of duties on the importation of slaves. " We cannot," said the Secretary, Lord Dartmouth, " allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic so beneficial to the nation ! " The feelings of humanity and the powers of conscience were on this subject almost universally and...
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History of the United States: History of the colonization of the United States

George Bancroft - United States - 1853
...and the policy of England, by addressing to a colonial agent these memorable words : — " We cannot allow the colonies to check, or discourage in any degree, a traffic so beneficial to the nation." The assiento treaty, originally extorted from Spain by force of arms, remained a source of jealousy...
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The Island of Cuba: Its Resources, Progress, and Prospects, Considered in ...

Richard Robert Madden - Cuba - 1853 - 252 pages
...remonstrated against the resolution of the Government; but the Earl of • .. Dartmouth replied—" We cannot allow the colonies to check or discourage in any degree a traffic to beneficial to the nation." Thus, as late as 1776, we find the West Indians supplicating to be relieved...
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