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A school history (fourth reader grade) of the Negro race in the United States : with a short introduction as to the origin of the race : also a short sketch of Liberia

Title
A school history (fourth reader grade) of the Negro race in the United States : with a short introduction as to the origin of the race : also a short sketch of Liberia / by Edward A. Johnson, LL.B.. former principal of the Washington School, Raleigh, N.C.
Author
Johnson, Edward A. (Edward Austin), 1860-1944.
Publication
Raleigh, N.C. : Edwards & Broughton, publishers, 1894.

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Additional Authors
Edwards and Broughton Company (Raleigh, N.C.), publisher.
Description
188 p. : ill., ports.; 19 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Alternative Title
School history of the Negro race in the United States
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Note
  • "Copyright, 1894, by Edward A. Johnson, LL.B., Raleigh, N.C."--verso of title page.
  • Includes index.
Provenance (note)
  • with the bookplate: The Arthur A. Schomburg Negro Collection, The New York Public Library Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations. This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Contents
ch. 1. Introduction -- ch. 2. General view of slavery in the world -- ch. 3. Beginning of slavery in the colonies -- ch. 4. The New York colony -- ch. 5. Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut -- ch. 6. New Hampshire and Maryland -- ch. 7. Delaware and Pennsylvania -- ch. 8. North Carolina -- ch. 9. South Carolina -- ch. 10. Georgia -- ch. 11. Habits and customs of the southern colonies -- ch. 12. Negro soldiers in Revolutionary times -- ch. 13. Negro heroes of the Revolution -- ch. 14. The War of 1812 -- ch. 15. Efforts for freedom -- ch. 16. Frederick Douglass -- ch. 17. Liberia -- ch. 18. Nat. Turner and others who struck for freedom -- ch. 19. Anti-slavery agitation -- ch. 20. Examples of Underground Railroad work -- ch. 21. Slave population of 1860 -- ch. 21. The War of the Rebellion -- ch. 22. The Civil War -- ch. 23. Employment of Negro soldiers -- ch. 24. Fort Pillow -- ch. 25. Around Petersburg -- ch. 26. The Crater -- ch. 27. Incidents of the war -- ch. 28. The end of the war -- ch. 29. Reconstruction, 1865-'68 -- ch. 30. Progress since freedom -- ch. 31. Religious progress -- ch. 32. Educational progress -- ch. 33. Financial progress -- ch. 34. Some noted Negroes -- ch. 35. Conclusion -- Index.
Call Number
Sc Rare 973-J (Johnson, E. School history of the Negro race. 1894)
OCLC
  • 13044541
  • NYPGR13044541-B
Author
Johnson, Edward A. (Edward Austin), 1860-1944.
Title
A school history (fourth reader grade) of the Negro race in the United States : with a short introduction as to the origin of the race : also a short sketch of Liberia / by Edward A. Johnson, LL.B.. former principal of the Washington School, Raleigh, N.C.
Imprint
Raleigh, N.C. : Edwards & Broughton, publishers, 1894.
Edition
Revised edition, 1894 / under the supervision of S.M. Finger, ex-State Superintendent of Public Instruction of North Carolina, Newton, N.C. and W.B. Kendrick, Raleigh, N.C.
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare 973-J (accession no. B541537) with the bookplate: The Arthur A. Schomburg Negro Collection, The New York Public Library Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations. This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
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Black author.
Added Author
Edwards and Broughton Company (Raleigh, N.C.), publisher.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Research Call Number
Sc Rare 973-J (Johnson, E. School history of the Negro race. 1894)
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