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"Our Colored Citizens" pamphlet

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: 6171

Scope and Contents

"Our Colored Citizens: How They Have Been Officially Recognized Both in War and Peace by the Republican Party" is an 8 page pamphlet describing how the Republican Party had been working to enfranchise African-Americans in American government and politics and how the Democratic Party in the South was systematically and purposefully disenfranchising them. Includes a cartoon of Senator Benjamin Ryan Tillman preventing an African-American man from voting.

Dates

  • circa1900

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

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Extent

1 linear foot. (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

"Our Colored Citizens: How They Have Been Officially Recognized Both in War and Peace by the Republican Party" is an 8 page pamphlet describing how the Republican Party had been working to enfranchise African-Americans in American government and politics and how the Democratic Party in the South was systematically and purposefully disenfranchising them. Includes a cartoon of Senator Benjamin Ryan Tillman preventing an African-American man from voting.
Title
Finding aid for the "Our Colored Citizens" pamphlet
Status
Completed
Author
Sue Luftschein
Date
2018 September
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

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