Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: What Are We Doing?
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer is alarmed by the fall in attendance rates of African American children in public schools. He places blame with parents and the Church for not encouraging stricter attendance. He emphasizes the importance of education for African American children.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page
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