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Proceedings of the Second Annual Convention of the Colored Citizens of the State of California, Held in the City of Sacramento, Dec. 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th, 1856.

1856CA.34.pdf

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Executive Committee,

[San Francisco.]

J. H. TOWNSEND, H. M. COLLINS, M. W. GIBBS, J. W. H. NEWBY.

[Oroville.]

W. H. Hall.

[Michigan Bluff]

J.J. Underwood.

[Columbia.]

H. T. SMITH.

[Mariposa.]

THOS. DUFF.

Publishing Committee

J. B. SANDERSON, J. H. TOWNSEND, J W. H. NEWBY, G. W. GORDON, J. MOORE.

Copy in the Harvard University Library.

REFERENCE NOTES

1. Cincinnatus (Lucius or Titus Quinctius Cincinnatus) was a fifth century B.C. Roman patriot. On two occasions (458 and 439 BC.), while serving as dictator, he saved Rome from the threat of invading armies.

2. Scipio Africanus Major (234183 B.C.) was a Roman general and conqueror of Hannibal in the Punic Wars.

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