Cyclopedia of the Colored Baptists of Alabama

Cyclopedia of the Colored Baptists of Alabama (USED)
Cyclopedia of the Colored Baptists of Alabama (USED)
Cyclopedia of the Colored Baptists of Alabama (USED)
Cyclopedia of the Colored Baptists of Alabama (USED)
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Charles Octavius Boothe (1845-1924) was born in Mobile County, Alabama. He was an influential African-American Baptist preacher, educator, and author who worked with white leaders and philanthropists to assist African-Americans in post-Civil War Alabama. He helped found Selma University and several Baptists organizations in Alabama. He is best known for his book, The Cyclopedia of the Colored Baptists of Alabama, published in 1895.

Birmingham: Alabama Publishing Company, 1895. 1st edition. Brown embossed cloth with title in gilt on front cover; covers worn and scuffed; corners bumped and frayed; spine worn, edges frayed and chipped; hinges weak; endpapers toned and worn; pages brittle; text clean. Very scarce 1st edition copy of this important book. G-

SKU: 
72035355
Publication Date: 
1895
Binding: 
Hardcover
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