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Allen called for an open meeting of blacks at Mother Bethel to discuss this solution. More than 3,000 attended, some coming from hundreds of miles away. Allen, who at ﬁrst had looked favorably upon the scheme, quickly found that his brethren overwhelmingly condemned it. Among the 2 Allen, William G. ” Nevertheless, Allen considered emigration to be a legitimate choice for many African Americans and sought alternatives to the African plan. In 1824 he supported the Haitian Emigration Society, but when this venture failed, he reconciled himself to the reality that blacks should instead strive to carve a place for themselves in America.
Some believe that William, sometimes mistaken for Elijah’s brother, may have provided authorities with information that led to the arrest and conviction of Elijah, which sent him to the Kentucky State Penitentiary. William denied this, but this belief is understandable considering that Elijah was arrested the same day that William was released after ﬁve days in custody. Not long after this incident, William moved to Indianapolis. The arrest and resulting legal entanglements had set him back ﬁnancially, and he was forced to sell properties in Madison to cover the costs.
There he took the train to fought off wolves in a swamp, were recaptured, and Rock Island, where he received assiswere then separated through sale. Bibb passed through tance from the Underground Raila series of masters before being purchased by a Cherokee road. He remained there a couple of Indian. On the night of the death of the old Indian, Bibb made his ﬁnal escape. days, working for a barber and Bibb became involved in the abolition movement and becoming acquainted with the local gained a reputation as a lecturer.
Agrippa I: The Last King of Judaea (Texte und Studien zum antiken Judentum) by Daniel R Schwartz