Abolitionize meaning

1858 May 13, New York Observer and Chronicle, volume 36, issue 19, page 150.

The public mind has been naturally excited on the position of the American Tract Society, threatened as it has been for months past by a party of revolutionists, determined to expel its Executive Committee, and abolitionize the institution.

verb
0
0
1865 August 13, a Letter from Galveston published in The New-Orleans Times (New Orleans, Louisiana), page 3.

The question is, will the people, by a constitutional provision, abolitionize the State and thereby legalize the unconstitutional acts of the Administration for the abolition of slavery?

verb
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of abolitionize