10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PERSON OF COLOUR»
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General Report of
the Emigration Commissioners
How to be dealt with. limits, under any pretext whatsoever, by land or by water;
and in case any free negro or person of colour (not. being a seaman on board of
any vessel arriving within this State) shall migrate into or be introduced into this ...
Great Britain. Emigration Commission, 1843
A digest of
the laws of
the United States & the State of
justice of the peace of the district or parish where he or she shall be taken, which
justice is hereby required to summon three freeholders, and form a court to
examine such free negro or person of colour, and on conviction, to order him or
her to ...
Thomas Doughty Condy, 1830
A digest of
the laws of
Texas: to which is subjoined an ...
of the Sheriff, or any one of the Constables of the county to which such emigration
shall be made, to arrest such free person of colour, after giving him ten days'
notice, and bring him before the Chief Justice of the county, or Judge of the
Oliver Cromwell HARTLEY, 1850
A Digest of
the Laws of
the State of
Georgia: Containing All ...
Vol. 111. 804. 69. Sec. 1. Tbe following shall be considered as capital offences,
certain when committed by a slave or free person of colour ; — insurrection, ^h!
Tbip"»iih or any attempt to excite it ; poisoning, or attempting to poison ; com-
Georgia, Oliver Hillhouse Prince, 1822
The Laws of
North-Carolina, Enacted in the Year ...
130 - LAWS OF NORTH CAROLINA. or person of colour residing in lhna State
shall have any cl)nnnn\l" nication by words or writing with such free person of
colour' while on board such ship or vessel, the captain, commander or chief
ofliccr of ...
A collection of
the laws of
the United States relating to ...
... shall safe keep every negro, mulatto, or person of colour found on board of any
ship or vessel so by them seized, taken, or brought into port for condemnation,
and shall deliver every such negro, mulatto, or person of colour, to such person
the state of
North-Carolina: including the titles of
Be it further enacted, That every sheriff selling as missions, &c. aforesaid, may
retain out of the purchase money of such negro, mulatto or person of colour, so
sold, besides tire rewards above directed to be paid, and besides the reasonable
North Carolina, Henry Potter, John Louis Taylor, 1821
the Laws Relative to Slaves and Free People of
Be it furl/icr enacted &,c., That if any free person or persons shall hereafter know-
_ ingly bring or cause to be brought into this State any fi'ee negro, mulatto, or
person of colour, and shall hold the same as a slave, or shall oll'cr the . same for
Louisiana, William Christy, Louisiana Constitutional and Anti-Fanatical Society, 1835
Hertslet's Commercial Treaties: A Collection of
Treaties and ...
shals in the city of Charleston, should the entry be made in Charleston, upon
information of the migration or introduction of any such free negro or person of
colour, to arrest and bring before some magistrateof the district or parish where
Lewis Hertslet, Sir Edward Hertslet, 1859
Parliamentary Papers, House of
Commons and Command
And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That from and after the rn
wliat manncr passing of this Act, any negro or person of colour, being or
pretending to be free, any negro, &c shall be liable to be called before any
magistrate of ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1816
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PERSON OF COLOUR»
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The wrong kind of ally: Taylor Swift is just another Atticus Finch
Reading To Kill a Mockingbird as a child was the first time I encountered something akin to the racial discord I witnessed, as a person of colour, ... «National Post, Jul 15»
Ad-hoc group sparks discussion of racial representation in …
"As a person of colour who lives in a world where you face a lot of barriers in terms of systemic racism and lack of representation…in order to ... «Straight.com, Jul 15»
The World's First Non-White Modeling Agency Successfully Pushes …
How does that make me feel? In general I think, as a person of colour, you internalise. Creating this agency is a way to channel those feelings.”. «Madame Noire, Jul 15»
Stu Cowan: Pedro Martinez still loves Montreal — even in a Red Sox …
“In Montreal, I never had a problem being a person of colour,” Martinez says. “A blend of everyone lived there — blacks, Caribbeans, Greeks, ... «Montreal Gazette, Jul 15»
Cornwallis clash: Let's not honour barbarism imported from Europe
But after living in this country for 76 years, I've grown used to expecting such comments when a person of colour dares to express an opinion ... «TheChronicleHerald.ca, Jul 15»
The world's first non-white modelling agency – a true celebration of …
“How does that make me feel? In general I think, as a person of colour, you internalise. Creating this agency is a way to channel those feelings.”. «The Guardian, Jul 15»
It may feature the harmless faces of Zoella and Alfie Deyes, but Oh …
... trumps double-page spread there isn't a single person of colour. In depicting a diverse industry as mostly white, the magazine's creators have ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
From slavery to singing star: celebrating Thomas Rutling
Frankly, if I were a young person of colour in an audience, I would expect to a see in the opera company a reflection of the society we live in, ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
Chi-Chi Nwanoku's Chineke! Orchestra Debuts Sept. 13 at …
... I completely belong to the country and society in which I live and I've never gone through my life feeling like I'm a token person of colour. «Classicalite, Jul 15»
Review: POWER UP #1
What's noticeable is that Amie is not the only person of colour in Power Up, she is, in fact, one of many. She is also not the sole possessor of her ... «Comicosity, Jul 15»