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Sale 2486 Lot 14
(BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS.) Celebration by the Colored People's Educational Monument Association, in Memory of Abraham Lincoln on the Fourth of July, 1865. 33,  pages. 8vo, original printed wrappers, minimal wear. Washington, 1865
Estimate $600 - 900
A commemoration of what was described as "the first time that the colored people have attempted any celebration of a national character." Publishes a letter from Frederick Douglass, who says that while he is unable to attend, "the one thought to be deeply emphasized and underscored on that occasion is this: The immediate, complete, and universal enfranchisement of the colored people of the whole country."Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,750