Subtitle: Political Power and Strength the Legitimate Fruit of a Thorough Knowledge of Ourselves.
Title: Anglo-African - September 3, 1865
Speaker or author: Hamilton, Robert
Newspaper or publication: Anglo-African (1863 - 1865)
Letter to the editor stressing the importance of education to African Americans. Elevation involves political advancement, influence and power, and this is not possible for those without education.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page
Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century
Keywords: community; education; legislature; literacy; politics; school; suffrage; truancy; vote
Publication type: editorials; Newspapers