Book/Printed Material Freedom honored! ; Hon. Hugh McCollough on emancipation ; Correspondence. Freedom honored! / Hon. Hugh McCollough on emancipation / Correspondence / Emancipation Celebration, January 1st 1891 at Alexandria, Virginia

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Title
Freedom honored! ; Hon. Hugh McCollough on emancipation ; Correspondence.
Other Title
Freedom honored!
Hon. Hugh McCollough on emancipation
Correspondence
Emancipation Celebration, January 1st 1891 at Alexandria, Virginia
Summary
A speech by James M. Townsend, an African American and a recorder in the U.S. General Land Office, reported here by Magnus L. Robinson, editor of the Weekly Leader in Alexandria, Virginia, on the 28th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. Townsend speaks about African American pride and the quest for political and civil equality, especially in the South. Contains a letter from Hugh McCulloch, Secretary of the Treasury under Lincoln, reviewing race relations in U.S. with particular attention to the franchise for blacks.
Contributor Names
Townsend, James M.
Robinson, Magnus L.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Alexandria, Va.? : s.n., 1891]
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Civil rights
-  United States.--President (1861-1865 : Lincoln).--Emancipation Proclamation
Genre
Addresses--Virginia--Alexandria--1891
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has inscriptions in ink on p. [1]: Emancipation Celebration January 1st 1891 at Alexandria, Virginia; Magnus L. Robinson. On p. [3]: Speech of Hon. James M. Townsend, recorder U.S. Land Office. Wash. D.C.
Medium
28 p. : ports. ; 17 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. F, no. 10
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t0f10
Library of Congress Control Number
91898141
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Description
A speech by James M. Townsend, an African American and a recorder in the U.S. General Land Office, reported here by Magnus L. Robinson, editor of the Weekly Leader in Alexandria, Virginia, on the 28th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. Townsend speaks about African American pride and the quest for political and civil equality, especially in the South. Contains a letter from Hugh McCulloch, Secretary of the Treasury under Lincoln, reviewing race relations in U.S. with particular attention to the franchise for blacks.
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Chicago citation style:

Townsend, James M, Magnus L Robinson, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Freedom honored! ; Hon. Hugh McCollough on emancipation ; Correspondence. [Alexandria, Va.?: s.n, 1891] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898141/.

APA citation style:

Townsend, J. M., Robinson, M. L. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1891) Freedom honored! ; Hon. Hugh McCollough on emancipation ; Correspondence. [Alexandria, Va.?: s.n] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898141/.

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Townsend, James M, Magnus L Robinson, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Freedom honored! ; Hon. Hugh McCollough on emancipation ; Correspondence. [Alexandria, Va.?: s.n, 1891] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898141/>.