History of the Colored Race in America. Containing also their Ancient and Modern Life in Africa ... The Origin and Development of Slavery ... The Civil War, Emancipation, Education and Advancement of the Colored Race, Their Civil and Political Rights.


The 1968 reprint edition of this 19th-century title first published in 1887 by the Palmetto Publishing Company. Preface—“In presenting this history of the Colored Race in America, the author does so with an earnest desire that it will be the means of acquainting them to a fuller extent with the history of their race and their civil and political liberties, which have been secured to them through civil strife and on fields of carnage, dedicated, and consecrated, as they are by the blood and tears of the Nation.”


Description: History of the Colored Race in America. Containing also their Ancient and Modern Life in Africa ... The Origin and Development of Slavery ... The Civil War, Emancipation, Education and Advancement of the Colored Race, Their Civil and Political Rights.

New York: Negro University Press, [1887]. 1968 reprint. Publisher’s brown cloth; without dust jacket as issued. Illustrated. A fine copy.

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Price: $35.00