Book/Printed Material A Statistical inquiry into the condition of the people of colour, of the city and districts of Philadelphia.

[ Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection copy ]

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Title
A Statistical inquiry into the condition of the people of colour, of the city and districts of Philadelphia.
Summary
A discussion and statistics on the occupations, means of livelihood, real estate owned, rate of population increase since 1837, schools, beneficial societies, penitentiary inmates, and churches of Philadelphia's African American community.
Contributor Names
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Printed by Kite & Walton..., 1849.
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
-  Society of Friends
Notes
-  "The census which forms the basis of the calculations ... was taken near the close of the year 1847 ... under the direction of some members of the Society of Friends."
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and on the Internet Archive Web site.
Medium
44 p. ; 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E185.93.P41 S7
E449 .D16 vol. 23, no. 26 Another copy. Portion of title on t.p. is underlined in pencil.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/scd0001.00017652308
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/scd0001.00020521326
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t2326
Library of Congress Control Number
12014690
Online Format
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Description
A discussion and statistics on the occupations, means of livelihood, real estate owned, rate of population increase since 1837, schools, beneficial societies, penitentiary inmates, and churches of Philadelphia's African American community.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/12014690
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Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A Statistical inquiry into the condition of the people of colour, of the city and districts of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Printed by Kite & Walton, 1849. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/12014690/.

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Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1849) A Statistical inquiry into the condition of the people of colour, of the city and districts of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Printed by Kite & Walton. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/12014690/.

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Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A Statistical inquiry into the condition of the people of colour, of the city and districts of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Printed by Kite & Walton, 1849. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/12014690/>.