Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: Industry and Genius.
Speaker or author: Sears, Robert
Newspaper or publication: Weekly Advocate (1837)
The writer praised Philip A. Bell not only for his intellect, but for his "industry." The writer believed that all men of knowledge possessed a drive towards using their knowledge and attaining success through intellectual prowess. This drive and intellect could be beneficial in aiding a downtrodden race. The writer encouraged education and industry.
Description of file(s): two scanned newspaper pages (three columns)
People: Bell, Philip A.