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Title
John R. Archer, Mayor of Battersea
Collection

The Crisis: a record of the darker races

The Crisis: a record of the darker races, Vol. 7, no. 5

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1914-03
Place: New York
Publisher: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc Ser.-M .C758
Topics
African Americans -- Culture
Archer, John, 1863-1932
Mayors
Blacks -- Great Britain
Political activists -- Great Britain
Civil rights workers, Black
Genres
Periodicals
Photographs
Portraits
Notes
Content: Image appears on page 224 in March 1914 issue of "The Crisis" as part of a regular feature section of the publication entitled "Men of the Month."
Biographical/historical: John Richard Archer was among the first persons of African descent to be elected to public office in Great Britain, becoming a councillor (1906), and later mayor (1913), of Battersea, London.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 76967954
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18668337
Photo Order: 50839
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 62d58e10-d1ef-0130-c874-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1914: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "John R. Archer, Mayor of Battersea" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914-03. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ed14f50-d212-0130-3cfe-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "John R. Archer, Mayor of Battersea" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ed14f50-d212-0130-3cfe-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1914-03). John R. Archer, Mayor of Battersea Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7ed14f50-d212-0130-3cfe-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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John R. Archer, Mayor of Battersea