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Title
Our alma mater : an address delivered at Concert Hall on the occasion of the twelfth annual commencement of the Institute for Colored Youth, May 10th, 1864
Summary
A history and present state of a secondary school for blacks founded by the Society of Friends in Philadelphia in 1842 by one of its alumni. The Institute was designed to train teachers who in turn would teach and uplift others of their race, especially newly-freed slaves in the South.
Contributor Names
Catto, Octavius V., 1839-1871.
White, J. O., active 19th century, former owner.
Institute for Colored Youth (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Philadelphia : C. Sherman, Son & Co., Printers, 1864.
Subject Headings
-  African Americans--Education (Secondary)
Genre
Addresses--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1864
Notes
-  "Published by direction of the Alumni Association."
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has cover, t.p., and p. [3] stamped in ink: J.O. White.
Medium
21 p. ; 18 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. 17, no. 7
E449 .D16 vol. G, no. 3 Another copy. Wrappers wanting.
Library of Congress Control Number
91898148
Language
English
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Description
A history and present state of a secondary school for blacks founded by the Society of Friends in Philadelphia in 1842 by one of its alumni. The Institute was designed to train teachers who in turn would teach and uplift others of their race, especially newly-freed slaves in the South.
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Chicago citation style:

Catto, Octavius V, J. O White, Institute For Colored Youth, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Our alma mater: an address delivered at Concert Hall on the occasion of the twelfth annual commencement of the Institute for Colored Youth, May 10th. Philadelphia: C. Sherman, Son & Co., Printers, 1864. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898148/.

APA citation style:

Catto, O. V., White, J. O., Institute For Colored Youth & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1864) Our alma mater: an address delivered at Concert Hall on the occasion of the twelfth annual commencement of the Institute for Colored Youth, May 10th. Philadelphia: C. Sherman, Son & Co., Printers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898148/.

MLA citation style:

Catto, Octavius V, et al. Our alma mater: an address delivered at Concert Hall on the occasion of the twelfth annual commencement of the Institute for Colored Youth, May 10th. Philadelphia: C. Sherman, Son & Co., Printers, 1864. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898148/>.

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