Emigration to Liberia an address delivered before the American Colonization Society, January 21, 1879 by S. C. Armstrong

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Published by Colonization Building in Washington, City .

Written in English

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  • Liberia.

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  • African Americans -- Colonization -- Liberia.

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Statementby Genl. S.C. Armstrong, Principal of Hampton Institute, Virginia.
ContributionsAfrican American Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress), YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsE185 .A254 case A, no. 23
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1679282M
LC Control Number91898967

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