Book/Printed Material Common sense in common schooling : a sermon

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Title
Common sense in common schooling : a sermon
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. He gives a critique of seeming trends in African American education, complaining about too much emphasis upon arts and letters at the expense of practical matters such as the trades and industrial arts. He also criticizes U.S. trade unions that exclude blacks and condemn them to life as servants.
Contributor Names
Crummell, Alexander, 1819-1898.
St. Luke's Episcopal Church (Washington, D.C.)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C. : s.n., 1886]
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Education--Sermons
-  Education--Aims and objectives--Sermons
-  Episcopal Church--Sermons
Genre
Sermons--Washington (D.C.)--1886
Notes
-  Caption title.
-  "Preached Sunday morning, 13th September, 1886." -- P. [1].
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has inscription in ink on p. [1]: Wash. D.C. 1886.
Medium
15 p. ; 19 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. E, no. 3
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t0e03
Library of Congress Control Number
91898114
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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. He gives a critique of seeming trends in African American education, complaining about too much emphasis upon arts and letters at the expense of practical matters such as the trades and industrial arts. He also criticizes U.S. trade unions that exclude blacks and condemn them to life as servants.
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Chicago citation style:

Crummell, Alexander, St. Luke'S Episcopal Church, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Common Sense in Common Schooling: A Sermon. [Washington, D.C.: s.n, 1886] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898114/.

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Crummell, A., St. Luke'S Episcopal Church & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1886) Common Sense in Common Schooling: A Sermon. [Washington, D.C.: s.n] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898114/.

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Crummell, Alexander, St. Luke'S Episcopal Church, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Common Sense in Common Schooling: A Sermon. [Washington, D.C.: s.n, 1886] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898114/>.