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Proceedings of the State Convention of Colored Men, Held in the City of Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 16th, 17th, and 18th, 1856.
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Lewis Adams, Henry Ford, John H. Williams, Francis Adams, George Reynolds,
A. J. Scott, R. Heathcock, Wm. Walden.
H. T. Rankin.
U. D. Harris, J. Bruce, J. J. Williamson.
The Committee on permanent organization reported the following gentlemen as officers of the Convention, which report was unanimously adopted:
John I. Gaines.
L. D. Taylor, C. H. Langston, A. Flinn, Thos. Benford, C. A. Yancy.
John Booker, Granville Foster, W. D. Harris.
The following committees were then appointed:
John M. Langston, C. A. Yancy, John Booker, Charles Williams, and John I. Gaines.
On State Organization
Messrs. P. H. Clark, Charles Williams, James Poindexter,
John Booker, and A. J. Scott.
Messrs. Peter H. Clark, C. H. Langston, C. A. Yancy, D. Jenkins,
John Williams, Solomon Grimes, and A. Flinn.
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