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Fortune, T. Thomas (1856-1928)

 Digital Record
Identifier: Digital Object ID ##9u2hyv


  • Digitized: 1900

Summary Note

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.

Rights Statement Note

Photographs and images may not be sold, marketed, or used for commercial applications without express permission from the University of West Florida. Researchers may use photographs and images from these collections provided credit is given to the University Archives and West Florida History Center, UWF Libraries, Pensacola.

Physical Description Note

Digital clipping from digitized page of The Colored American newspaper, September 1, 1900.  AAN.

Contributor Note

Contributor: Added by Dean DeBolt, 14 September 2015.

Repository Details

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