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Blanche K. Bruce of Mississippi who was born a slave, but was the first Negro to become a member of the United States Senate.

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Title
Blanche K. Bruce of Mississippi who was born a slave, but was the first Negro to become a member of the United States Senate.
Names
Washington, Booker T. (1856-1915) (Author)
Collection

My larger education; being chapters from my experience.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1911
Place: Garden City, New York
Publisher: Doubleday, Page & company
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc B-Washington, B. T. (Washington, B. T. My larger education)
Topics
Bruce, Blanche Kelso, 1841-1898
African Americans -- Mississippi
African American politicians
Legislators
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 62074636
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16148924
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 67b16110-c6b9-012f-0522-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1856: Creator Born
  • 1911: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Blanche K. Bruce of Mississippi who was born a slave, but was the first Negro to become a member of the United States Senate." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1911. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b7f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Blanche K. Bruce of Mississippi who was born a slave, but was the first Negro to become a member of the United States Senate." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b7f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1911). Blanche K. Bruce of Mississippi who was born a slave, but was the first Negro to become a member of the United States Senate. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b7f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Blanche K. Bruce of Mississippi who was born a slave, but was the first Negro to become a member of the United States Senate.