Memorable Negroes in Cleveland's Past. Russell H. Davis.
Memorable Negroes in Cleveland's Past
Memorable Negroes in Cleveland's Past

Memorable Negroes in Cleveland's Past

Cleveland, OH: Western Reserve Historical Society, 1969. Paperback. [6], 58 p.: illustrations; 22 cm. Paperback with illustrated cover. The illustrations, including portraits of people from the 19th century, are by Kenneth E. Snipes. Contains biographical essays about 28 residents of Cleveland and others important in the history of that city, including: Joseph Hodge ("Black Joe"), who was a guide, pilot, and interpreter for a group from the Connecticut Land Company travelling from Buffalo to the southern shore of Lake Erie in 1796; musician Justin Miner Holland (1819-1887); escaped slave Lucy Bagby Johnson (1834-1906); and Dr. Charles H. Garvin (1890-1968). In Very Good- Condition: cover is slightly scraped and lightly soiled; former owner's name is written inside the front cover; otherwise, pages are clean and tight. Very Good -. Item #007609

Price: $25.00