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Collection Reference Number GLC06232.14
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to the 1860s 
Title The African's right to citizenship.
Date 1865
Author Claxton, James S. (fl. 1865)  
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Printed by James S. Claxton. With original blue wrappers. Stitched as issued. Covers "The right of individuals of any race, subject to a well-defined limitation, to inhabit the country of their choice." and "The inconsistency of a Democracy which excludes them from citizenship for any other cause than their inability to exercise the privilege of the elective franchise with discretion."
Subjects Suffrage  African American History  Civil Rights  Reconstruction  
People Claxton, James S. (fl. 1865)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme The American Civil War; Slavery & Abolition; African Americans; Reconstruction
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945