Nonslaveholding Non*slave"hold`ing, a. Not possessing or holding slaves; as, a nonslaveholding State. [1913 Webster]

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  • Helper, Hinton Rowan — born Dec. 27, 1829, Davie county, N.C., U.S. died March 9, 1909, Washington, D.C. U.S. antislavery writer. His 1857 work The Impending Crisis of the South argued that slavery harmed nonslaveholding whites and inhibited economic progress in the… …   Universalium

  • Hinton Rowan Helper — (December 27, 1829 March 8, 1909) was a Southern US critic of slavery during the 1850s. In 1857, he published a book which he dedicated to the nonslaveholding whites of the South. The Impending Crisis of the South , written partly in North… …   Wikipedia

  • William Lloyd Garrison: The Dangers of Slavery (1829) — ▪ Primary Source       Antislavery movements had existed in the United States since the Revolution. They had even received occasional support in the South, on moral grounds; but the invention of the cotton gin in 1793 made slavery a seeming… …   Universalium

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