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Article by Thomas Duff about the 1857 San Francisco Convention

An article written under the "Communications" section of the Pacific Appeal.

Announcement for a benefit for the Pacific Appeal with women's committee names

Pacific Appeal article on California Testimony Exclusion Law

A letter to the editors from Burke regarding the 1856 "Colored Convention's" proceedings.

A letter to the Editors at the Sacramento Daily Union from "Burke" describing the proceedings from the California "Colored Convention in 1856.

Book (100 p. ; 22 cm.)


In organizing a progressive environment for people of color in California, the establishment of education was a large stake in this development. Slavery denied people of color access to education. Slavery perpetuated this idea that people of color…

Two advertisements, one that is searching for James Starkey's son Alexander Starkey. The other advertisement announced Alexander's arrival

An image of the publication The Liberator with an article entitled "Colored Convention" on the 1856 Sacramento Convention.
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