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An autobiography : the story of the Lord's dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, the colored evangelist : containing an account of her life work of faith, and her travels in America, England, Ireland, Scotland, India, and Africa, as an independent missionary

Title
An autobiography : the story of the Lord's dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, the colored evangelist : containing an account of her life work of faith, and her travels in America, England, Ireland, Scotland, India, and Africa, as an independent missionary / with an introduction by Bishop Thoburn.
Author
Smith, Amanda, 1837-1915
Publication
  • Chicago : Meyer & Brother, publishers, 108 Washington Street, 1893.
  • ©1893.

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Additional Authors
Meyer & Brother, publisher.
Description
xvi, 506 pages, [26] leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits; 21 cm
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Inscriptions (Provenance)
Note
  • "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1893, by Amanda Smith in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."--copyright statement, verso of title page.
Indexed In (note)
  • Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.),
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 page [iii] "A. Schomburg." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Call Number
Sc Rare B-Smith, A. (Smith, A. Amanda Smith's own story)
LCCN
14013153
OCLC
  • 1593659
  • 1593659
  • NYPGR1593659-B
Author
Smith, Amanda, 1837-1915, author.
Title
An autobiography : the story of the Lord's dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, the colored evangelist : containing an account of her life work of faith, and her travels in America, England, Ireland, Scotland, India, and Africa, as an independent missionary / with an introduction by Bishop Thoburn.
Publisher
Chicago : Meyer & Brother, publishers, 108 Washington Street, 1893.
Copyright Date
©1893.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Indexed In:
Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906 (2nd ed.), 9478
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.
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare B-Smith, A. (copy 2) (accession no. B571108) inscribed: in ink on page [iii] "A. Schomburg." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Source
Purchase; from Arthur A. Schomburg; 1926. Copy in Sc Rare B-Smith, A. (Smith, A. Amanda Smith's own story) (copy 2), Schomburg Center, Manuscripts, Archives & Rare Books.
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Full text available via HathiTrust (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill copy)
Plain text PDF available via the African American Women Writers of the 19th Century Project
Local Subject
Black author.
Added Author
Meyer & Brother, publisher.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner, inscriber.
Added Title
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
Sc Rare B-Smith, A. (Smith, A. Amanda Smith's own story)
*WIY 97-264
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