Evidences of progress among colored people

by G. F. Richings

Publisher: G.S. Ferguson in Philadelphia

Written in English
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  • Education,
  • African Americans,
  • Biography,
  • Universities and colleges,
  • History

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StatementG.F. Richings
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Pagination595 p. :
Number of Pages595
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I see the colored people in a much brighter light and in a more hopeful condition than the men of my race who visit the South for the purpose of making superficial observations.

And because I have found so many interesting "Evidences of Progress Among Colored People," I offer this as my apology for writing this book.

Evidences Of Progress Among Colored People Paperback – October 7, by G. F Richings (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ 5/5(1). An encyclopedic collection of information on African American educational institutions and the people involved with those institutions managed by whites as well as by African Americans, also the important role various religious denominations have played in expanding educational opportunities for African Americans.

In addition, sketches of successful African American individuals and. Richings' Evidences of Progress Among Colored People () is an encyclopedic collection of information on African American educational institutions and the people involved with those institutions.

Richings presents information on schools managed by whites as well as schools managed by African Americans. The book also demonstrates the important role various religious denominations have.

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A favored term. InG. Richings wrote a book titled, Evidences of Progress Among Colored People in which he described many of the African-American schools then in existence. Included was a piece on Eckstein Norton University which was located at Cane Springs in Bullitt County.

Source. Collection: African American Newspapers Publication: The Colored American Date: Febru Title: A Text Book of the Origin, and History, &c., &c., of the Colored People Location: New York, New York Notes.

A Text Book of the Origin, and History, &c., &c., of the Colored People, by James W.C. Pennington, described here has been digitized by the Google Books project.

The book, Evidences of Advances among Colored People, appeared in numerous editions after the first printing in With descriptions of institutions and short biographies, it seeks to prove that African Americans had indeed made progress since the Civil War, despite what some people.

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William J. Simmons (J – Octo ) was an ex-slave who became Simmons College of Kentucky's second president (–) and for whom the school eventually was named. Simmons greatly developed Howard University's teacher training programs when he took over the school.

In addition, he was a writer, journalist, and educator. In he became president of the American. Image: Jacob C. White, Jr. Source: G.F. Richings, Evidences of Progress among Colored People, Philadelphia: Born: August - Philadelphia, PA Died.

His book ‘Colored People’ is a splendid novel, and a classic memoir. It is a moving account about what it was to be ‘colored’ in the United States of the s.

The stage for his novel is his native Piedmont, an immigrant town in West Virginia, which he describes in the most vivid and sentimental terms/5(79). Closely allied to this religious development is their progress in the work of education in schools and colleges. For thirty years education has been the magic word among the colored people of this country.

That their greatest need was education in its broadest sense was understood by these people more strongly than it could be taught to them.

Born into slavery in Charleston, South Carolina on JWilliam J. Simmons served as the second president of what would later become Simmons College of Kentucky between and He was also a prominent historian and biographer of African American men.

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[Second Edition] Substantial compilation of historical and biographical information on the religious, educational, business, and civic institutions and organizations conducted by and/or for African Americans.The flyleaf of Evidences of Progress among Colored People, by G. F. Richings (Philadelphia: Ferguson, ), along with an interior works were designed to circulate biographies and photographic portraits of exemplary blacks among black and white publics.