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Alfred H. Stone Collection
Volume: 59

8. Report on the Proceedings at the Formation of the African Education Society: Instituted at Washington, December 28, 1829. With an Address to the Public, by the Board of Managers (Washington, DC: James C. Dunn, 1830). (16 p.)

Proceedings of the first meeting of a society organized “to afford to persons of colour destined to Africa, such an education, in letters, Agriculture, and the Mechanic Arts, as may qualify them for usefulness and influence in Africa.” The Society’s constitution appears on pages 3 and 4.