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    Booker T. Washington papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memorandum, book drafts and notes, articles, speeches, reports, minutes, financial papers, scrapbooks, printed material, clippings, blueprints, maps, drawings, prints, photographs, negatives, and other papers relating chiefly to the early history and administration of Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee, Ala., founded by Washington in 1881, as well as to the National Negro Business League which he organized in 1900, the General Education Board, Hampton Institute, Hampton, ...
    • Contributor: Washington, Booker T.
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    Carter Godwin Woodson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Papers of prominent African Americans, correspondence, writings, research files, business records, and other papers relating to Woodson's leadership of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH) and to scholarship and publishing in the field of African and African-American history. Part I, 1803-1936 (bulk 1830-1927), was assembled by Woodson who collected and preserved primary sources on African American history as executive ...
    • Contributor: Woodson, Carter Godwin - Clark, John T. - McKinlay, Whitefield - Tanner, Benj. T. (Benjamin Tucker)
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    Lewis Tappan papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, autobiographical notes, scrapbook, and other papers reflecting Tappan's interests in abolition, African American education, religion, and his business ventures. Subjects include the annexation of Texas; the slave ship Amistad (Schooner); Tappan's credit-rating firm, the Mercantile Agency (New York, N.Y.); and the Tappan family. Includes a diary kept by Tappan while attending the General Anti-slavery Convention, London, Eng., in 1843; and correspondence concerning ...
    • Contributor: Tappan, Lewis
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    Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, minutes of meetings, reports, and other records relating primarily to the preservation of the Frederick Douglass Memorial Home and to African American history. Includes materials documenting relations between the association and other African American organizations, especially the Frederick Douglass Housing Corporation. Also includes official files and personal papers of past president, Mary E.C. Gregory.
    • Contributor: Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association - Gregory, Mary E. C.
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    Elizabeth Cady Stanton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, articles, drafts of books, scrapbooks, and printed matter documenting Stanton's career as an advocate for women's rights. Includes material on her efforts on behalf of women's legal status and women's suffrage, the aboliton of slavery, rights for African Americans following the Civil War, temperance, and other nineteenth-century social reform movements. Notes made by Stanton's daughter, Harriot Stanton Blatch, relating to various items ...
    • Contributor: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady
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    Lewis Tappan papers, 1809-1903 Abolitionist, merchant, and publisher. Correspondence, journals, and other papers reflecting Tappan's interests in abolition, African-American education, religion, and his business ventures.
    • Contributor: Tappan, Lewis
    • Date: 1809
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    Booker T. Washington papers, 1853-1946 African-American leader, educator, and author. Correspondence, memoranda, book drafts and notes, articles, speeches, reports, minutes, financial papers, scrapbooks, and other papers relating chiefly to the early history and administration of Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee, Ala., founded by Booker T. Washington in 1881, as well as to the National Negro Business League which he organized in 1900, the General Education Board, New York, N.Y., Hampton Institute, ...
    • Contributor: Washington, Booker T.
    • Date: 1853
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    Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association records, 1900-1990 Association dedicated to preserving Douglass's home and to disseminating knowledge of African-American history. Correspondence, minutes of meetings, reports, and other records relating to the preservation of the Frederick Douglass Memorial Home, Cedar Hill, and to African-American history. Also includes official files and personal papers of past president Mary E. C. Gregory.
    • Contributor: Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association
    • Date: 1900
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    Carter Godwin Woodson papers, 1736-1974 Historian, author, and collector. Papers of prominent African Americans, research files, business records, writings, correspondence, and other material relating to Woodson's leadership of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History and to scholarship and publishing in the field of African and African-American history.
    • Contributor: Woodson, Carter Godwin
    • Date: 1736
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    Elizabeth Cady Stanton papers, 1814-1946 Reformer and feminist. Correspondence, speeches, articles, drafts of books, scrapbooks, and printed matter documenting Elizabeth Cady Stanton's career as an advocate for women's rights. Includes material on her efforts on behalf of women's legal status and women's suffrage, the abolition of slavery, rights for African Americans following the Civil War, temperance, and other nineteenth-century social reform movements.
    • Contributor: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady
    • Date: 1814