Newspaper article examining the different views on the "Negro
question" between the north and south. The article concludes that
it is best for "national unity" that each section of the country
pursue "its own inclination."
Race relations; Racism; African Americans--Attitudes; African Americans--Politics and government; Southern States; United States--Mason-Dixon Line; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915
President Roosevelt rushes to stop a man wearing a long sash
labeled "Lily White Republican - Motto: Exclusion of the Negro"
from throwing mud at a bust of Abraham Lincoln.
African Americans--Attitudes; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ); Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
Booker T. Washington writes of President Roosevelt's concern for
the press coverage regarding the attitude of African-Americans in
African Americans--Attitudes; Press coverage; Massachusetts--Boston
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