Lot 13 of 539:
8 American Missionary magazines, aid to ex-slaves and Chinese  

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Title:
American Missionary magazine, 8 issues, 1870-1883
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Date:
1870-1883
Description:

May 1870, September-December 1876,  January 1878, April 1878, January 1883; all in original wrappers

The 1870 issue is subtitled, "Missions & Schools Among the Freedmen and Abroad”, and each issue include reports on aid to freed slaves in the South. The later issues also have  reports on work with the Chinese in California, and with American Indians.
 

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Condition:
2 issues with embossed and/or rubber stamps on front covers, but no other library markings; covers worn and soiled; some dampstaining; good to very good.
 
Item number:
287870
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