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Proceedings for the North American Convention held in Toronto, Canada, 1851


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The above propositions we most respectfully submit, to the consideration of your honorable body. We believe they contain some of the most essential points, that can possibly effect the practical object of the convention; and we have felt most interested to present our views upon them, to the neglect of all other minor points.

We will now indulge in some collateral reflections and conclude. We regard your assembly as the sovereign representatives of the colored people of the United States and

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