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5 edition of Rare Afro-Americana found in the catalog.

Rare Afro-Americana

a reconstruction of the Adger Library

by Wendy Ball

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Published by G.K. Hall in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adger, Robert Mara, 1837-1910 -- Library -- Catalogs.,
  • Wellesley College Library -- Catalogs.,
  • African Americans -- History -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Other titlesAdger Library.
    StatementWendy Ball, Tony Martin.
    GenreCatalogs., Bibliography
    SeriesA Reference publication in Black studies., Reference publication in Black studies.
    ContributionsMartin, Tony, 1942- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ1361.N39 B3, E185 B3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 235 p. :
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4255090M
    ISBN 100816181756
    LC Control Number81000417

      Works in the Rare Book Collection by British abolitionists include those of Thomas Clarkson, William Wilberforce, Henry Brougham, George Thompson, William Dickson, and James Ramsay. A highlight of the collection is Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, An African (), by a well-known London litterateur who symbolized Africans' : John Miles. The acclaimed Archive of Americana enables students and scholars to explore virtually every aspect of United States history, culture and daily life across three centuries. Providing unprecedented online access to newspapers, books, broadsides, ephemera, government publications and more, the Archive of Americana puts tens of millions of pages of primary .

    by Ephemera Society of America. An Ephemera Crossword Ephemera are vintage printed or written items which originally served some specific purpose. These items were not expected to be retained or preserved. Many of these items are now cherished. A few decades ago much of it was called “Paper Americana”, though ephemera is not necessarily. African American Resources at the American Antiquarian Society about: African History and Culture, about: African Newspapers: about: Afro-Americana Imprints, about: Almanac: The newsletter of the American Antiquarian Society about: Amateur Newspapers from AAS: about: Ambrotypes Collection Inventory about.

    Rare Book Miscellany On-Line Only Catalog # Terms: All books are fully guaranteed and returnable within 7 days of receipt. Massachusetts residents please add 5% sales tax. Postage is additional. Libraries will be billed to their requirements. Similar Items. The diary of Clarissa Adger Bowen, Ashtabula Plantation, , Published: () William Adger Law: born Decem , died, Janu president of the Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, July 1, Janu Published: () ; Presenting William A. Law, president: unanimously elected April fifth and formally installed in office July .


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