Hampton and Its Students. By Two of Its Teachers, Mrs. M.F. Armstrong and Helen W. Ludlow. With Fifty Cabin and Plantation Songs, Arranged by Thomas P. Fenner, In Charge of Musical Department at Hampton. AFRICAN AMERICANA, M. F. ARMSTRONG, Helen W. Ludlow, music Thomas P. Fenner.

Hampton and Its Students. By Two of Its Teachers, Mrs. M.F. Armstrong and Helen W. Ludlow. With Fifty Cabin and Plantation Songs, Arranged by Thomas P. Fenner, In Charge of Musical Department at Hampton

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1874. First Edition. Early account of the Hampton Institute (now Hampton University) in Hampton, Virginia, founded in 1868 to provide education to freedmen. Published a year before Booker T. Washington graduated from the Institute, in 1875. WORK, p.418. Octavo (21.5cm); emerald green cloth, with titling and decorative elements stamped in gilt and in blind to spine and covers; 255pp. with folding frontispiece plate, 15 illustrations, and sheet music in text. Light wear to spine ends and extremities, corners gently bumped (though still sharp), with mild dust-soil to covers; contents clean, with hinges sound; Very Good+.

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