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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 ]

About this Item

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.

Names

  • Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Philadelphia : Printed by Kite & Walton..., 1849.

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.
  • -  LAC scc 2020-03-02 no edits (1 card)

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

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 12014690

Online Format

  • image
  • online text
  • pdf

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division.

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Chicago citation style:

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/.

APA citation style:

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/.

MLA citation style:

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/>.