Mary Ann Shadd Cary

Standard Name: Cary, Mary Ann Shadd
Birth Name: Mary Ann Camberton Shadd
Married Name: Mary Ann Camberton Cary
Indexed Name: Mary Ann Shadd
Journalist and editor of the newspaper The Provincial Freeman in the northern US and Canada during the mid nineteenth century, MASC also wrote a short book advocating emigration to Canada for free blacks living in the United States and lectured on abolition, emigration, and women's suffrage.


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Cary, Mary Ann Shadd. A Plea for Emigration. George W. Pattison, 1852.
Cary, Mary Ann Shadd. A Plea for Emigration. Editor Almonte, Richard, Mercury Press, 1998.
Cary, Mary Ann Shadd. Hints to the Colored People of the North. 1849.
Almonte, Richard, and Mary Ann Shadd Cary. “Introduction”. A Plea for Emigration, edited by Richard Almonte and Richard Almonte, Mercury Press, 1998, pp. 9-41.
Cary, Mary Ann Shadd. “Letter”. North Star, edited by Frederick Douglass, pp. 32-3.
Cary, Mary Ann Shadd, and Samuel Ringgold Ward, editors. The Provincial Freeman.