Book/Printed Material Idle moments, containing Emancipation and other poems by D. Webster Davis : with an introduction by Hon. John H. Smythe, L.L.B., ex-U.S. Minister to Liberia. Idle moments

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Title
Idle moments, containing Emancipation and other poems by D. Webster Davis : with an introduction by Hon. John H. Smythe, L.L.B., ex-U.S. Minister to Liberia.
Other Title
Idle moments
Summary
Webster was an African American poet from Richmond, Va. Here are several short poems or selections from poems that are humorous or didactic or that contain reminiscences. Subjects range from sketches of childhood to emancipation.
Contributor Names
Mitchell, John, 1863-1929.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Baltimore, Md. : The Educator of Morgan College, Book and Job Printing ..., 1895.
Subject Headings
-  Davis, D. Webster--(Daniel Webster),--1862-1913.--Idle moments
Genre
Prospectuses--Maryland--Baltimore--1895
Notes
-  Prospectus.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Signed at end: John Mitchell, Jr., editor Richmond planet.
Medium
8 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 15 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. 12, no. 11
E449 .D16 vol. 17, no. 13 Another copy.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t1713
Library of Congress Control Number
91898185
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Webster was an African American poet from Richmond, Va. Here are several short poems or selections from poems that are humorous or didactic or that contain reminiscences. Subjects range from sketches of childhood to emancipation.
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Chicago citation style:

Mitchell, John, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Idle moments, containing Emancipation and other poems by D. Webster Davis: with an introduction by Hon. John H. Smythe, L.L.B., ex-U.S. Minister to Liberia. Baltimore, Md.: The Educator of Morgan College, Book and Job Printing, 1895. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898185/.

APA citation style:

Mitchell, J. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1895) Idle moments, containing Emancipation and other poems by D. Webster Davis: with an introduction by Hon. John H. Smythe, L.L.B., ex-U.S. Minister to Liberia. Baltimore, Md.: The Educator of Morgan College, Book and Job Printing. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898185/.

MLA citation style:

Mitchell, John, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Idle moments, containing Emancipation and other poems by D. Webster Davis: with an introduction by Hon. John H. Smythe, L.L.B., ex-U.S. Minister to Liberia. Baltimore, Md.: The Educator of Morgan College, Book and Job Printing, 1895. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898185/>.