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Subtitle: Our Noble Committee.

Title: Colored American - April 12, 1838

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)

The editor praises the efforts of the African American community in New York for its help and support in continuing to keep the Colored American newspaper in publication.

Description of file(s): one scanned, one columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Dartmouth College.

Title: Colored American - April 22, 1837

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)

The editor shares a letter printed in the Herald of Freedom newspaper recounting one man's experience with prejudice as he tried to get his children enrolled in college.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Dartmouth College -- A Noble Example.

Title: Colored American - April 29, 1837

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)

The editor announces that Dartmouth College has accepted an Arican American student.

Description of file(s): one scanned, one columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Eclectic Medical College.

Title: Impartial Citizen - November 21, 1849

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Impartial Citizen (1849 - 1851)

The writer briefly describes a lecture he attended at a new medical college in Syracuse.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subtitle: A Noble Act.

Title: Provincial Freeman - January 29, 1859

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Provincial Freeman (1853 - 1859)

The writer tells his readers about a family of slaves who were purchased by a committee of free men of African descent from slave traders at auction.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subtitle: A Noble Fellow.

Title: Provincial Freeman - March 22, 1856

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Provincial Freeman (1853 - 1859)

The writer describes his meeting of William Parker, a fugitive slave who recently fell under the protection of the British government.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subtitle: Female Medical College.

Title: Voice of the Fugitive - June 1, 1851

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)

The writer gives a brief overview of a medical school for women located in Philadelphia. He notes the shift in the current social view about what women are capable of doing.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

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