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Negro Business League, 1900

 Digital Record
Identifier: Digital Object ID ##miwhf7


  • Digitized: 1900

Summary Note

Report on the first national meeting of the Negro Business League with President Booker T. Washington; aticle from Iowa State Bystander (Des Moines, IA; African-American newspaper), September 7, 1900, p. 1. Mentions that Pensacola representative was M. H. Lewey (sic) who spoke on "Negro Business Enterprises in Pensacola, Florida."

  &nnsp; With report from The Freeman (Indianopolis, IN; an African-American newspaper) of the 1st national convention at Chicago, notng M. M. Lewey of Pensacola and his report on Negro businesses in Pensacola and the success of the Florida Sentinel newspaper. And also Topeka Plain Dealer (Topeka, KS; an African-American newspaper) report on League meeting, mentions Lewey.

  &nnsp; With report from The Colored America(Washington, DC: an African-American newspaper) of the national convention in Chicago, also mentoning M. M. Lewey, the Florida Sentinel, of Pensacola, Florida.

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 issue, Iowa State Bystander, Des Moines, IA, September 7, 1900, p.1.

Contributor Note

Contributor: Added by Dean DeBolt, 14 September 2015.

Repository Details

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