Black Abolitionist Archive
Title: William F. Johnson
Speaker or author: Johnson, William F., fl. 1852
Newspaper or publication: National Anti-Slavery Standard
Short speech noting that while early Africas such as Memnor (who invented the first letters of the alphabet) and Euclid (mathematician) contributed to current knowledge, school children were not taught about their achievements because of their place of birth.
Description of file(s): PDF 1 page, 91 word document (text and image)
Date published: 1852-03-30