Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: A Chapter of Evils.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer urges his readers to rethink their choices of occupation and to focus on improvement. This means to work hard and avoid immoral ways of earning a living. To conquer prejudice and destroy stereotyping, the individual must concentrate on improving his/her public image.
Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page