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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06126 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: circa 1901 Pagination: 1 book, 1 newspaper clipping

People: Crogman, William Henry, 1841-1931
Kletzing, Henry F., b. 1850
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: African American AuthorAfrican American History

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