Book/Printed Material A defence of the Negro race in America from the assaults and charges of Rev. J.L. Tucker, D.D., of Jackson, Miss., in his paper before the "Church Congress" of 1882, on "The relations of the church to the colored race"

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Title
A defence of the Negro race in America from the assaults and charges of Rev. J.L. Tucker, D.D., of Jackson, Miss., in his paper before the "Church Congress" of 1882, on "The relations of the church to the colored race"
Summary
Crummell, pastor of St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C., from 1879 to 1898, spoke out for black liberation and founded the Negro Academy. Crummell gives here broad defense of the African American in the South 15 years after emancipation in response to criticism of southern blacks by J.L. Tucker, himself an African American. Crummell notes progress in numbers, property, education, and religion by blacks in the South, giving statistics on African American education as of 1880 and also on church membership. Also included is a discussion of the economic achievements of southern blacks since emancipation.
Contributor Names
Crummell, Alexander, 1819-1898.
Murray, Daniel Alexander Payne, 1852-1925, donor.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Washington : Printed by Judd & Detweiler, 1883.
Subject Headings
-  Tucker, J. L.--(Joseph Louis),--1842-1906.--Relations of the church to the colored race
-  African Americans
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and on the Internet Archive Web site.
-  LC copy stamped on verso of t.p.: The bequest of Daniel Murray, Washington, D.C. 1925.
Medium
36 p. ; 19 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. E, no. 1
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t0e01
Library of Congress Control Number
91898112
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Description
Crummell, pastor of St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C., from 1879 to 1898, spoke out for black liberation and founded the Negro Academy. Crummell gives here broad defense of the African American in the South 15 years after emancipation in response to criticism of southern blacks by J.L. Tucker, himself an African American. Crummell notes progress in numbers, property, education, and religion by blacks in the South, giving statistics on African American education as of 1880 and also on church membership. Also included is a discussion of the economic achievements of southern blacks since emancipation.
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Crummell, Alexander, Daniel Alexander Payne Murray, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A defence of the Negro race in America from the assaults and charges of Rev. J.L. Tucker, D.D., of Jackson, Miss., in his paper before the "Church Congress" of , on "The relations of the church to the colored race". Washington: Printed by Judd & Detweiler, 1883. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898112/.

APA citation style:

Crummell, A., Murray, D. A. P. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1883) A defence of the Negro race in America from the assaults and charges of Rev. J.L. Tucker, D.D., of Jackson, Miss., in his paper before the "Church Congress" of , on "The relations of the church to the colored race". Washington: Printed by Judd & Detweiler. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898112/.

MLA citation style:

Crummell, Alexander, Daniel Alexander Payne Murray, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A defence of the Negro race in America from the assaults and charges of Rev. J.L. Tucker, D.D., of Jackson, Miss., in his paper before the "Church Congress" of , on "The relations of the church to the colored race". Washington: Printed by Judd & Detweiler, 1883. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898112/>.