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Book/Printed Material Constitution, by-laws, and rules of the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons ... organized ninth month (Sept.) 28, 1864 Proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting, held first mo. (January) 12, 1866, with list of officers

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Title

  • Constitution, by-laws, and rules of the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons ... organized ninth month (Sept.) 28, 1864 : also, the proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting, held first mo. (January) 12, 1866, with list of officers.

Other Title

  • Proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting, held first mo. (January) 12, 1866, with list of officers

Summary

  • Report of the establishment and administration of the home and events of the first year. Lists officers, life members, donors, and inmates admitted with biographical sketches of some inmates; treasurer's report; constitution, by-laws, rules and regulations of the home.

Names

  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • White, J. O., active 19th century, former owner.
  • Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Philadelphia : Merrihew & Son, Printers ..., 1866.

Headings

  • -  Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • -  African Americans--Charities
  • -  Older African Americans--Institutional care--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Genre

  • Constitutions--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1866

Notes

  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  LC copy stamped in ink on cover and t.p.: J.O. White.

Medium

  • 28 p. ; 22 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • E449 .D16 vol. 19, no. 11

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 91898494

Online Format

  • image
  • online text
  • pdf

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Home For Aged And Infirm Colored Persons, J. O White, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Constitution, by-laws, and rules of the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons ... organized ninth month Sept. 28, 1864: also, the proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting, held first mo. , with list of officers. Philadelphia: Merrihew & Son, Printers, 1866. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898494/.

APA citation style:

Home For Aged And Infirm Colored Persons, White, J. O. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1866) Constitution, by-laws, and rules of the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons ... organized ninth month Sept. 28, 1864: also, the proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting, held first mo. , with list of officers. Philadelphia: Merrihew & Son, Printers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898494/.

MLA citation style:

Home For Aged And Infirm Colored Persons, J. O White, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Constitution, by-laws, and rules of the Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons ... organized ninth month Sept. 28, 1864: also, the proceedings of the Second Annual Meeting, held first mo. , with list of officers. Philadelphia: Merrihew & Son, Printers, 1866. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898494/>.