Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: Agricultural Pursuits.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer encourages his readers to take up agriculture. He believes that owning land, tilling the soil, and producing crops is a noble and honorable endeavor. By choosing professions in mechanics and farming, African Americans can become a vital part of the foundation of the country.
Description of file(s): one scanned, one columned, newspaper page