Book/Printed Material Sixth triennial meeting of the College Alumni Association of Howard University, College Chapel, May 18, 1892

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Title

  • Sixth triennial meeting of the College Alumni Association of Howard University, College Chapel, May 18, 1892 : president's address, Prof. Kelly Miller ... ; triennial oration, Our relation and duty to the problem, Prof. Geo. Wm. Cook ...

Summary

  • In his presidential address, Kelly reviews the state of affairs at Howard and makes a plea for sound scholarship and literary efforts on the part of Howard graduates. Cook addresses the "Negro problem" and urges African Americans to acquire higher education and wealth and to recognize and do their duty to the country to improve the image of their race and to dispel racial prejudice.

Contributor Names

  • Cook, Geo. Wm. (George William)
  • Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939.
  • Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Howard University Press, 1892.

Subject Headings

  • -  African Americans--Civil rights
  • -  Howard University.--College Alumni Association--Congresses

Genre

  • Addresses--Washington (D.C.)--1892

Notes

  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Medium

  • 29 p. ; 21 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • E449 .D16 vol. B, no. 19

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 91898261

Online Format

  • image
  • online text
  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Cook, Geo. Wm, Kelly Miller, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Sixth triennial meeting of the College Alumni Association of Howard University, College Chapel,: president's address, Prof. Kelly Miller ... ; triennial oration, Our relation and duty to the problem, Prof. Geo. Wm. Cook. Washington, D.C.: Howard University Press, 1892. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898261/.

APA citation style:

Cook, G. W., Miller, K. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1892) Sixth triennial meeting of the College Alumni Association of Howard University, College Chapel,: president's address, Prof. Kelly Miller ... ; triennial oration, Our relation and duty to the problem, Prof. Geo. Wm. Cook. Washington, D.C.: Howard University Press. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898261/.

MLA citation style:

Cook, Geo. Wm, Kelly Miller, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Sixth triennial meeting of the College Alumni Association of Howard University, College Chapel,: president's address, Prof. Kelly Miller ... ; triennial oration, Our relation and duty to the problem, Prof. Geo. Wm. Cook. Washington, D.C.: Howard University Press, 1892. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898261/>.