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Proceedings of the Colored national convention, held in Rochester, July 6th, 7th, and 8th, 1853.
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of at least one, and not more than three, delegates to attend the National Convention. Such persons as come from towns, villages or counties, where no regular delegate may have been chosen, shall be received and enrolled as honorary members of the Convention.
JAMES W. C. PENNINGTON,
HENRY M. WILSON,
CHARLES B. RAY, N.Y. City
JAMES McCUNE SMITH,
EDWARD V. CLARK,
WM. J. WILSON,
JUNIUS C. MORELL, Brooklyn, N. Y.
JOHN N. STILL,
AMOS N. FREEMAN,
JACOB P. MORRIS,
FREDERICK DOUGLASS, Rochester N.Y.
WM. H. TOPP,
STEPHEN MYRES, Albany, N.Y.
J W. LOGUEN,
GEO. B. VASHON, Syracuse, N.Y.
GEORGE T. DOWNING,
WM. JOESON, Providence R. I.
JOHN N. SMITH,
JOHM MERCER LANGSTON,
WM. H. DAY,
DAVID JENKINS, Ohio.
JOHN I. GAINES,
CHARLES H. REASON,
J. J. G. BIAS, Pennsylvania.
J. B. VASHON,
L. KELLY, Mass.
C. L. REMOND,
H. O. WAGONER, Illinois.
E. P. ROGERS, Newark, N. J.
GEO. DE, BAPTIST, Detroit Mich.
S. S. BALTIMORE,Troy N, Y.
AMOS GERRY BEMAN,
JEHIEL C. BEMAN, Connecticut.
GEORGE W. FRANCIS,
JOHN E. BURR,
LEVERETT C. BEMAN,
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