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colored patriots of the American Revolution : with sketches of several distinguished colored persons: to which is added a brief survey of the condition and prospects of colored Americans.

Collection History

This digital compilation was developed in support of the NYPL website, "The African American Migration Experience," a sweeping 500-year historical narrative from the transatlantic slave trade to the Western migration, the colonization movement, the Great Migration, and the contemporary immigration of Caribbeans, Haitians, and sub-Saharan Africans.

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Collection Data

Nell, William C. (William Cooper) (1816-1874) (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1855
Place: Boston
Publisher: R. F. Wallcut
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 973.3-N (Nell, W. C. Colored patriots of the American Revolution) [Print]
Content: Lest We Forget #368
Statement of responsibility: by William C. Nell ; with an introduction by Harriet Beecher Stowe.
Physical Description
Extent: 396 p. ill.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG754126285-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10228377
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2e4e2c50-c609-012f-7871-58d385a7bc34
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