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Title
Celebration by the Colored People's Educational Monument Association in memory of Abraham Lincoln, on the Fourth of July, 1865, in the Presidential grounds, Washington, D.C.
Summary
Record of the first national celebration by African Americans in the U.S. Contains letters from well-wishers such as Frederick Douglass, Salmon P. Chase, and Charles Sumner; an oration by William Day, a New York lawyer, on freedom and equality and on slavery in the US; and a long poem on slavery by John Pierpont.
Contributor Names
National Lincoln Monument Association (Washington, D.C. : 1865)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
African American Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Washington, D.C. : McGill & Witherow, Printers and Stereotypers, 1865.
Subject Headings
-  Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865--Relations with African Americans
Notes
-  "Printed by order of the Board of Directors."
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has "498/347" inscribed in pencil on t.p.
Medium
33, [1] p. ; 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E457.52 .N28
E449 .D16 vol. 22, no. 16 Another copy.
E449 .D16 vol. 22, no. 17 Another copy.
E185 .A254 container N, no. 203 Another copy. Formerly part of YA Collection: YA 15472. Source unknown.
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t2217
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbaapc.20300
Library of Congress Control Number
12030032
Online Format
online text
image
pdf
Description
Record of the first national celebration by African Americans in the U.S. Contains letters from well-wishers such as Frederick Douglass, Salmon P. Chase, and Charles Sumner; an oration by William Day, a New York lawyer, on freedom and equality and on slavery in the US; and a long poem on slavery by John Pierpont.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/12030032
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Chicago citation style:

National Lincoln Monument Association, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection, and African American Pamphlet Collection. Celebration by the Colored People's Educational Monument Association in memory of Abraham Lincoln, on the Fourth of July, in the Presidential grounds, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: McGill & Witherow, Printers and Stereotypers, 1865. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/12030032/.

APA citation style:

National Lincoln Monument Association, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection & African American Pamphlet Collection. (1865) Celebration by the Colored People's Educational Monument Association in memory of Abraham Lincoln, on the Fourth of July, in the Presidential grounds, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: McGill & Witherow, Printers and Stereotypers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/12030032/.

MLA citation style:

National Lincoln Monument Association, Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection, and African American Pamphlet Collection. Celebration by the Colored People's Educational Monument Association in memory of Abraham Lincoln, on the Fourth of July, in the Presidential grounds, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: McGill & Witherow, Printers and Stereotypers, 1865. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/12030032/>.