Found 2 collections related to Liberia -- History -- 1847-1944

Pinney, John Brooke, 1806-1882
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 266
.4 linear feet
John Brooke Pinney was an American born Presbyterian minister, serving as a missionary in Liberia on various occasions from 1833-1878. He graduated from the University of Georgia in 1828 where he studied law. In 1832 he graduated from Princeton... more
New-York State Colonization Society
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 347
14.8 linear feet (32 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
The New-York State Colonization Society was organized in 1829 to aid the American Colonization Society to colonize free blacks in Africa; subsequently the New-York State Colonization Society was reorganized and assisted those who offered to... more