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History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America. The Civil War, emancipation, education and advancement of the colored race, their civil and political rights. [title page]

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History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America. The Civil War, emancipation, education and  advancement of the colored race, their civil and political rights. [title page]

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History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America. The Civil War, emancipation, education and advancement of the colored race, their civil and political rights. [title page]
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Alexander, William T. (Author)
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History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America....

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1887
Place: Kansas City, Mo.
Publisher: Palmetto Publishing Co.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 973-A
Topics
Slavery
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR26957428-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11734048
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7c16c2a0-c61e-012f-7ac7-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1887: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America. The Civil War, emancipation, education and advancement of the colored race, their civil and political rights. [title page]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1887. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a12e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America. The Civil War, emancipation, education and advancement of the colored race, their civil and political rights. [title page]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a12e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1887). History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America. The Civil War, emancipation, education and advancement of the colored race, their civil and political rights. [title page] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a12e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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History of the Colored race in America : Containing also their ancient and modern life in Africa, modes of living, employments, customs, habits, social life, etc., the origin and development of slavery in the Old World, and its introduction on the American continent; the slave trade; slavery, and its abolition in Europe and America. The Civil War, emancipation, education and  advancement of the colored race, their civil and political rights. [title page]