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Alfred H. Stone Collection
Volume: 31

10. Atticus G. Haygood, The Case of the Negro, as to Education in the Southern States; A Report to the Board of Trustees (Atlanta, GA: Jas. P. Harrison & Co., 1886). (59 p.)

Survey of institutions of higher learning for African Americans with statistics on black education compiled from the censuses of 1870 and 1880. The monograph contains more than a dozen tables and curricular information for four schools; Fisk University and Central Tennessee College, both in Nashville, Tennessee, Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina, and Tuskegee State Normal School in Tuskegee, Alabama. A table on page 36 lists twenty-three black schools that received money from the John F. Slater Fund for the 1883-84 school year.