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Grand Bobalition of Slavery; Grand and most helligunt Selebrashum of the Bobalition of Slabery in de Nited Tate ob Neu Englunt, and commonwet of Bosson in de country of Massa-chuse-it
Satire in dialect printed supposedly under the auspices of the African Society of Boston for the annual African celebration.
Hard Scrabble, or, Miss Philises bobalition
Poem about an anti-Negro riot at Hard Scrabble or Hardscrabble, a suburb of Providence, R.I., in 1824.