A Son of Old Harry

1892

A Son of Old Harry is a novel published by Tourgee

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Ida B. Wells

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/harp/0808.html

http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/murray:@field(DOCID+@lit(lcrbmrpt1711div0))

Ida Wells Speaks On ex-President Harrison (African American Experience in Ohio) http://dbs.ohiohistory.org/africanam/page1.cfm?ItemID=18456

Colored School #1 in Dallas, TX

http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~jwheat/schools.html

The Canadian Practioner (1896)

http://www.canadiana.org/view/8_05187_211/0025

 
 

T. Thomas Fortune at LOC

George Edwin Taylor (one time head of the National Colored Mens Protective Assoc. of America)

http://murphylibrary.uwlax.edu/digital/taylorgeorge/

 



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