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Title
The Negro race, retrospective and prospective, or, The Negro's past and present, and his future prospects
Other Title
Negro's past and present, and his future prospects.
Summary
Taylor, an African American Baptist minister from Johnstown, Pa., writes to encourage African Americans to redeem themselves from the blight of slavery. He discusses the black race from antiquity to slavery and emancipation in the U.S. and sees education as the key to improvement of the race, especially in the South. He concludes with an overview of African American economic and political achievements in the U.S. 25 years out of slavery.
Contributor Names
Taylor, Caesar A. A. P. (Caesar Andrew Augustus P.)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Johnstown, Pa. : Published by Harry M. Benshoff], c1890.
Subject Headings
-  Black race
-  African Americans
Genre
Essays--Pennsylvania--Johnstown--1890
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has inscription in ink on t.p.: 1890, and pencilled on t.p.: 27.5.
-  Copyright deposit (32968); Nov. 17, 1890.
Medium
44 p. : 1 port. ; 17 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. F, no. 14
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t0f14
Library of Congress Control Number
91898145
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Taylor, an African American Baptist minister from Johnstown, Pa., writes to encourage African Americans to redeem themselves from the blight of slavery. He discusses the black race from antiquity to slavery and emancipation in the U.S. and sees education as the key to improvement of the race, especially in the South. He concludes with an overview of African American economic and political achievements in the U.S. 25 years out of slavery.
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Chicago citation style:

Taylor, Caesar A. A. P, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The Negro race, retrospective and prospective, or, The Negro's past and present, and his future prospects. [Johnstown, Pa.: Published by Harry M. Benshoff, 1890] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898145/.

APA citation style:

Taylor, C. A. A. P. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1890) The Negro race, retrospective and prospective, or, The Negro's past and present, and his future prospects. [Johnstown, Pa.: Published by Harry M. Benshoff] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898145/.

MLA citation style:

Taylor, Caesar A. A. P, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. The Negro race, retrospective and prospective, or, The Negro's past and present, and his future prospects. [Johnstown, Pa.: Published by Harry M. Benshoff, 1890] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898145/>.