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Notes: Chiefly biographical materials relating to John R. Blackburn (1841-1927), a noted Afro-American educator born a slave in Essex County, VA. Includes correspondence, financial records, deeds of emancipation, photographs, and clippings concerning the Blackburn family. Subjects: Afro-American college teachers. lcsh Afro-American families. Autobiographies. lcsh Blackburn, John R., 1841-1927. Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NIDS Fiche #: 4.72.132 NUCMC Number: DCLV96-A320
Staff, MSRC, "BLACKBURN FAMILY PAPERS" (2015). Manuscript Division. 13.