Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: The Convention.
Title: Elevator - September 1, 1865
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Elevator (1865 - 18??)
The writer comments on the idea of holding a national convention of African Americans. He suggests using this occasion to collect demographic data on the African American population in California, including a census of each major city in the state.
Description of file(s): two scanned newspaper pages (three columns)