The Library of Congress website contains a variety of digital materials related to the Compromise of 1850, including congressional publications, manuscripts, books, pamphlets, printed ephemera, and newspaper articles.
"African American Perspectives" gives a panoramic and eclectic review of African American history and culture and is primarily comprised of two collections in the Rare Book and Special Collections Division: the African American Pamphlet Collection and the Daniel A.P. Murray Collection with a date range of 1822 through 1909. The collection contains seven items related to the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850.
This collection consists of 105 library books and manuscripts, totaling approximately 8,700 pages drawn principally from the Law Library and the Rare Book and Special Collections Division of the Library of Congress, with a few from the General Collections. The collection contains fifteen books related to the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850.
The Printed Ephemera collection comprises 28,000 primary-source items dating from the seventeenth century to the present and encompasses key events and eras in American history. Search this collection to locate additional printed ephemera related to the Constitution.