Address prepared by Mr. Booker T. Washington
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Address prepared by Mr. Booker T. Washington for delivery at a dinner given by the members of the Union league club on February 12, 1899, in commemoration of the birth of Abraham Lincoln. by Booker T. Washington

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Published in [Philadelphia? .
Written in English


  • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Anniversaries, etc

Book details:

LC ClassificationsE457.8 .W32
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.l., 5-16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6529559M
LC Control Number11008205

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