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Laying of the corner stone, of St. Mark's Hospital : Harper, Cape Palmas, Liberia, west coast of Africa, 24th April, 1859 : with the addresses and speeches delivered on the occasion.

Title
Laying of the corner stone, of St. Mark's Hospital : Harper, Cape Palmas, Liberia, west coast of Africa, 24th April, 1859 : with the addresses and speeches delivered on the occasion.
Publication
Goshen, N.Y. : Charles Mead, printer, 1860.

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Additional Authors
  • Hoffman, C. Colden (Cadwallader Colden), 1819-1865.
  • Crummell, Alexander, 1819-1898.
  • Drayton, Boston J. (Boston Jenkins), 1817-1866.
  • Mead, Charles (Printer)
  • Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870
Description
24 p. : ill.; 22 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Alternative Title
$2,000 is yet needed to finish the building, and I am anxious to raise it before returning to Africa, on the 1st of November. Will you aid the work by a contribution? C.C. Hoffman. Sept. 1st, 1860.
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Genre/Form
  • Bookplates (Provenance)
  • Ink stamps (Provenance)
  • Inscriptions (Provenance)
Note
  • In printed paper wrappers.
  • Addresses by the Rev. C.C. Hoffman, the Rev. Alexander Crummell, and the Hon. Judge Drayton.
  • One woodcut of the hospital, signed Anderson.
Indexed In (note)
  • Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.)
Provenance (note)
  • inscribed: in ink on recto of upper wrapper "A. Schomburg." With the bookplate: "Ex Libris Arthur A. Schomburg." ; With the ink stamp: "Schomburg Collection." This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Call Number
Sc Rare 362.1-L (Laying the corner stone of St. Mark's Hospital)
OCLC
26272041
Title
Laying of the corner stone, of St. Mark's Hospital : Harper, Cape Palmas, Liberia, west coast of Africa, 24th April, 1859 : with the addresses and speeches delivered on the occasion.
Imprint
Goshen, N.Y. : Charles Mead, printer, 1860.
Indexed In:
Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.), 5730
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare 326.1-L (accession no. B594297) inscribed: in ink on recto of upper wrapper "A. Schomburg." With the bookplate: "Ex Libris Arthur A. Schomburg." ; With the ink stamp: "Schomburg Collection." This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
Local Note
Copy in Sc Rare 326.1-L with printed slip affixed to foot of p. 24: "$2,000 is yet needed to finish the building, and I am anxious to raise it before returning to Africa, on the 1st of November. Will you aid the work by a contribution? C.C. Hoffman. Sept. 1st, 1860."
Researchers are restricted to the microform copy in: Sc Micro F-479.
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Added Author
Hoffman, C. Colden (Cadwallader Colden), 1819-1865.
Crummell, Alexander, 1819-1898.
Drayton, Boston J. (Boston Jenkins), 1817-1866.
Mead, Charles (Printer), printer.
Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870, illustrator.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner, inscriber.
Added Title
$2,000 is yet needed to finish the building, and I am anxious to raise it before returning to Africa, on the 1st of November. Will you aid the work by a contribution? C.C. Hoffman. Sept. 1st, 1860. NN
Research Call Number
Sc Rare 362.1-L (Laying the corner stone of St. Mark's Hospital)
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