Transcript From Knox's Three Tracts
If the purchasing a Negroe for a slave be an infringement of devine and human laws,
in God's name, why is such a trade permitted? A few words in act of parliament
prohibiting the importation or sale of Negroes in our colonies will destroy the
practive in future. --- And a few words more, declaring the offspring of Negroes
already imported to be free, will prevent slavery extending to the next generation.