Fortune, T. Thomas (1856-1928)
Identifier: Digital Object ID ##9u2hyv
- Digitized: 1900
Woodcut portrait of T. Thomas Fortune from The Colored American (Washington, D.C.: African-American newspaper) , September 1, 1900, p. 9 from an article by Bruce Gray decrying the New York Morning Telegraph's assertion that the New York Race Riot was caused by T. Thomas Fortune of the New York Age. T. Thomas Fortune (1856-1928) was a black slave from Marianna, Florida who achieved national fame as the editor of the New York Age newspaper.
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Physical Description Note
Digital clipping from digitized page of The Colored American newspaper, September 1, 1900. AAN.
Contributor: Added by Dean DeBolt, 14 September 2015.