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The work of the Afro-American woman

Title
The work of the Afro-American woman / by Mrs. N. F. Mossell.
Author
Mossell, N. F., Mrs., 1855-1948.
Publication
Philadelphia : Geo. S. Ferguson Company, 1908.

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TextUse in library Sc Rare 396-M (Mossell, G. Work of the Afro-American woman) Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
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Details

Additional Authors
Geo. S. Ferguson Company, publisher.
Description
178, [4] pages, [1] leaf of plates : portrait; 18 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Note
  • "Copyright by Mrs. N.F. Mossell 1894."--verso of title page.
  • [4] pages of advertisements at end.
Additional Formats (note)
  • Available as part of The Digital Schomburg, a project providing electronic access to collections on the African Diaspora and Africa from The New York Public Library.
Source (note)
  • from Arthur A. Schomburg;
Provenance (note)
  • inscribed: in ink on recto of free endleaf preceding title page "Gertrude Bustill Mossell." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Contents
The work of the Afro-American woman -- A sketch of Afro-American literature -- The Afro-American woman in verse -- Our women in journalism -- Our Afro-American representatitves at the World's Fair -- The opposite point of view -- A lofty study -- Caste in universities -- Verse: Two questions ; Love's promptings ; Good night ; Life ; My babes that never grow old ; Earth's sorrows ; Query and answer ; Words ; Tell the North that we are rising ; The martyrs of to-day ; A greeting song to our brothers in Africa ; Child of the Southland ; Why baby was named Chris ; Only ; Beautiful things ; Three hours ; The story of a life.
Call Number
Sc Rare 396-M (Mossell, G. Work of the Afro-American woman)
LCCN
77377724 //r922
OCLC
  • 2517428
  • 2517428
  • NYPGR2517428-B
Author
Mossell, N. F., Mrs., 1855-1948.
Title
The work of the Afro-American woman / by Mrs. N. F. Mossell.
Publisher
Philadelphia : Geo. S. Ferguson Company, 1908.
Edition
Second edition.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare 396-M (accession no. B526338) inscribed: in ink on recto of free endleaf preceding title page "Gertrude Bustill Mossell." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Additional Formats
Available as part of The Digital Schomburg, a project providing electronic access to collections on the African Diaspora and Africa from The New York Public Library.
Local Note
Schomburg Center researchers are restricted to the electronic resource.
Source
Purchase; from Arthur A. Schomburg; 1926. Copy in Sc Rare 396-M (Mossell, G. Work of the Afro-American woman), Schomburg Center, Manuscripts, Archives & Rare Books.
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Plain text PDF available via the African American Women Writers of the 19th Century Project
Full text available via HathiTrust (University of Michigan copy)
Local Subject
Black author.
Added Author
Geo. S. Ferguson Company, publisher.
Mossell, N. F., Mrs., 1855-1948, inscriber.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Added Title
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
Sc Rare 396-M (Mossell, G. Work of the Afro-American woman)
IEC (Mossell, G. E. H. B. Work of the Afro-American woman)
*WIY 97-29
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