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Black Voices - African American Autobiography and Biography: Orations 1700-1900

Published personal accounts of African Americans from slavery to freedom.

Orations by African Americans, 1700-1900


  • Hopkins, Pauline E. (Pauline Elizabeth). Daughter of the Revolution: The Major Nonfiction Works of Pauline E. Hopkins. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, c2007. Pauline E. Hopkins came to prominence in the early years of the 20th century as an outspoken writer, editor, and critic. This work brings together many of her essays, including non-fiction works such as 'Famous Men of the Negro Race', 'Famous Women of the Negro Race', 'The Dark Races of the Twentieth Century', and more.



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