African Americans

  • Will the Federal Suffrage Amendment Complicate the Race Problem? undated

    Broadside published by the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage citing 1910 Census data to show that "women's suffrage will not be affected by African American population numbers."
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  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons Memorial Meeting broadside, 1890

    This broadside advertises a public meeting to memorialize Stephen Smith, one of the Home's most generous benefactors.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons Donation Day broadside, 1879

    The Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons put out this broadside advertising "Donation Day" in effort to solicit provisions and financial support, and to increase public awareness of its operations. It also invites 'friends of the Home' to visit and observe the work being done to support the elderly black community.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons Donation Day broadside, 1876

    The Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons put out this broadside advertising "Donation Day" in effort to solicit provisions and financial support, and to increase public awareness of its operations. It also invites 'friends of the Home' to visit and observe the work being done to support the elderly black community.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons sixtieth annual report, 1924

    The annual reports of the Philadelphia Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons include lists of officers and board of managers, donors, income and expense reports, the Home's constitution and by-laws, and minutes from the annual meetings. Most of the Home's history can be gleaned from these reports, and are a boon to researchers interested in philanthropic organizations, African American history, and American society in general. The reports also feature admittance and death records, and are of great value to genealogists.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons fifty-first annual report, 1915

    The annual reports of the Philadelphia Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons include lists of officers and board of managers, donors, income and expense reports, the Home's constitution and by-laws, and minutes from the annual meetings. Most of the Home's history can be gleaned from these reports, and are a boon to researchers interested in philanthropic organizations, African American history, and American society in general. The reports also feature admittance and death records, and are of great value to genealogists.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons thirty-eighth annual report, 1902

    The annual reports of the Philadelphia Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons include lists of officers and board of managers, donors, income and expense reports, the Home's constitution and by-laws, and minutes from the annual meetings. Most of the Home's history can be gleaned from these reports, and are a boon to researchers interested in philanthropic organizations, African American history, and American society in general. The reports also feature admittance and death records, and are of great value to genealogists.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons thirty-seventh annual report, 1901

    The annual reports of the Philadelphia Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons include lists of officers and board of managers, donors, income and expense reports, the Home's constitution and by-laws, and minutes from the annual meetings. Most of the Home's history can be gleaned from these reports, and are a boon to researchers interested in philanthropic organizations, African American history, and American society in general. The reports also feature admittance and death records, and are of great value to genealogists.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons thirty-sixth annual report, 1900

    The annual reports of the Philadelphia Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons include lists of officers and board of managers, donors, income and expense reports, the Home's constitution and by-laws, and minutes from the annual meetings. Most of the Home's history can be gleaned from these reports, and are a boon to researchers interested in philanthropic organizations, African American history, and American society in general. The reports also feature admittance and death records, and are of great value to genealogists.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons thirty-fifth annual report, 1899

    The annual reports of the Philadelphia Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons include lists of officers and board of managers, donors, income and expense reports, the Home's constitution and by-laws, and minutes from the annual meetings. Most of the Home's history can be gleaned from these reports, and are a boon to researchers interested in philanthropic organizations, African American history, and American society in general. The reports also feature admittance and death records, and are of great value to genealogists.
  • Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons thirty-fourth annual report, 1898

    The annual reports of the Philadelphia Home for Aged and Infirm Colored Persons include lists of officers and board of managers, donors, income and expense reports, the Home's constitution and by-laws, and minutes from the annual meetings. Most of the Home's history can be gleaned from these reports, and are a boon to researchers interested in philanthropic organizations, African American history, and American society in general. The reports also feature admittance and death records, and are of great value to genealogists.
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