ERIC Number: EJ726164
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Mar-22
Jeremiah B. Sanderson: Educator and Organizer for the Rights of ''Colored Citizens'' in Early California
Journal of Negro Education, v74 n2 p151-158 Spr 2005
Jeremiah B. Sanderson, a free, New Bedford-educated Black man successfully petitioned to get public funding for "colored schools" in the 1850s-1870s in Sacramento, San Francisco and Stockton. Jeremiah Sanderson was one of the most influential spokesmen and educators in the state.
Descriptors: Biographies, African Americans, Males, African American Education, African American History, Educational History, Public Support, Financial Support, Civil Rights
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: California