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Hiram R. Revels of Mississippi the first colored member of the U.S. Senate, Joseph F. Rainey of South Carolina the first colored member of the U.S. House of Representatives

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Title
Hiram R. Revels of Mississippi the first colored member of the U.S. Senate, Joseph F. Rainey of South Carolina the first colored member of the U.S. House of Representatives
Collection

The history of the last quarter-century in the United States, 1870-1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Place: New York
Publisher: Scribner's
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 973.8-A (Andrews, E. History of the last quarter-century in the U.S.)
Topics
United States -- History
African Americans -- South Carolina
African American politicians
Revels, Hiram Rhoades, 1827?-1901
Genres
Photographs
Description
Hiram R. Revels of Mississippi the first colored member of the U.S. Senate, admitted February 25th, 1870 ; Joseph F. Rainey of South Carolina the first colored member of the U.S. House of Representatives admitted December 12, 1871.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433021574615
RLIN/OCLC: 19598858
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15096436
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4ab821c0-c624-012f-e3ea-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Hiram R. Revels of Mississippi the first colored member of the U.S. Senate, Joseph F. Rainey of South Carolina the first colored member of the U.S. House of Representatives" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-bb45-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Hiram R. Revels of Mississippi the first colored member of the U.S. Senate, Joseph F. Rainey of South Carolina the first colored member of the U.S. House of Representatives" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-bb45-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1897). Hiram R. Revels of Mississippi the first colored member of the U.S. Senate, Joseph F. Rainey of South Carolina the first colored member of the U.S. House of Representatives Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-bb45-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hiram R. Revels of Mississippi the first colored member of the U.S. Senate, Joseph F. Rainey of South Carolina the first colored member of the U.S. House of Representatives