'Black Schools' in Canada, America and the Bahamas, 1645-1900

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Title 'Black Schools' in Canada, America and the Bahamas, 1645-1900
Subject & Keywords BOACMR; BOABRAW
Description The body of records consists primarily of correspondence files, minute books and financial reports for the institution established by Dr Thomas Bray and his associates. The files concern the organisation of the Associates up to 1900, and include annual reports. Documents relating solely to the period after 1900, when the Associates were in decline (e.g. BRAY/f 20-29 in the initial series), have not been reproduced. Of particular interest in this collection is the material on the Associates' activities in North America, including Canada, and in the Bahamas, both in the establishment and running of their Negro Schools and in the grant of library books. This work was funded in part by Mr D'Allone's Charitable Bequest for the Conversion of Negroes" (e.g. in BRAY/GENERAL/1/f5). Much of the remaining correspondence is the result of the provision of Bray libraries in England, Wales and abroad. Detailed financial accounts for the purchase and sending...
ISBN 9781851172535
Contributor Bodleian Library
Type text
Identifier https://microform.digital/boa/collections/30/black-schools-in-canada-america-and-the-bahamas-1645-1900
Language Eng
Rights Content © USPG; images © Microform Academic Publishers, 2011. All rights reserved.
Publisher Microform Academic Publishers
Coverage 1645 - 1915
Created On 10th March, 2011 - 1:34pm
Last Updated 10th March, 2011 - 1:34pm
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