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Hampton Negro Conference. Number III. July 1899.
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HAMPTON NEGRO CONFERENCE
Order of Business.
The sessions of the Conference of 1899 were held In Academic and Virginia Halls of the Hampton Normal and Agricultural lnslitute, Hampton. Va.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 19.
9:30 A. M. Address of welcome by Principal H. B. Frissell, of the Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute, Hampton, Va.
10:00 A. M. Reports by the Chairmen of Standing Committees:--Education, Domestic Economy, Religion and Ethics, Business and Labor.
11:30 A. M. General discussion.
8:00 P. M. A paper by Archibald H. Grimke of Boston, Mass., "Modern Industrialism and the Negro of the United States, Historically Considered."
8:20 P. M. General Discussion.
8:50 P. M. A paper by Rev. Richard Spiller, D. D., of Hampton, Virginia, "The Negro Pulpit and Its Responsibilities."
9:10 P. M. General Discussion.
THURSDAY, JULY 20.
9:40 A. M. Report of Committee on Vital Statistics and Sanitary Problems.
10:00 A. M. General Discussion.
10:30 A. M. Report of Committee on Statistics.
10:50 A. M. General Discussion.
11:20 A. M. A paper by Miss Lucy C. Laney, Principal of Haines School, Augusta, Ga. "The Burden of the Education Negro Woman."
11:40 A. M. General Discussion.
12:00 M. A discussion by Lady Members. "The Variuos Phases of Woman's Work."
8:00 P.M. A paper by Prof. George W. Carver of Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute. "A few Hints to Southern Farmers."
8:30 P. M. Discussion.
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