Book/Printed Material The white man's failure in government

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Title
The white man's failure in government
Summary
Johnson, an African American Baptist minister from Baltimore, questions the ability of the white race to rule itself justly or democratically, citing the absurdities and shortcomings he sees on the U.S. political and economic scene in the late 19th century. This discourse seems designed as a counterwieght to the usual arguments about the inferiority of the black race.
Contributor Names
Johnson, Harvey, 1843-1923.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Baltimore : Press of Afro-American Co. ..., 1900.
Subject Headings
-  United States--Politics and government
Notes
-  "This pamphlet is a chapter from a book to be published in the near future, entitled: The nation from a new point of view."
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has correction in ink on p. 41.
Medium
49 p. ; 18 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. E, no. 5
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t0e05
Library of Congress Control Number
91898116
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Johnson, an African American Baptist minister from Baltimore, questions the ability of the white race to rule itself justly or democratically, citing the absurdities and shortcomings he sees on the U.S. political and economic scene in the late 19th century. This discourse seems designed as a counterwieght to the usual arguments about the inferiority of the black race.
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Johnson, Harvey, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The White Man's Failure in Government. Baltimore: Press of Afro-American Co, 1900. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898116/.

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Johnson, H. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1900) The White Man's Failure in Government. Baltimore: Press of Afro-American Co. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898116/.

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Johnson, Harvey, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The White Man's Failure in Government. Baltimore: Press of Afro-American Co, 1900. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898116/>.