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Proceedings of the Convention of the Equal Rights and Educational Association of Georgia : assembled at Macon, October 29th, 1866 : containing the annual address of the president, Captain J.E. Bryant
1866 Macon GA State Convention.4.pdf
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CONVENTION OF GEORGIA EQUAL RIGHTS AND EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION.
MACON, GA., October 30th, 1866.
The Georgia Equal Rights Association met in Convention at the African Methodist Episcopal church. The Convention was called to order by the President, Captain J. E. Bryant, at ten o'clock A. M. The proceedings were opened with a very impressive prayer by Rev. Wilkes Flagg, of Baldwin county. The President, after giving a brief history of the Association, appointed the following gentlemen a Committee on Credentals : Rev. Wm. J. White of Richmond, Lawrence Gardiner of Hancock, Wm. H. Harris of Warren, S. McAlister of Morgan, and Lewis Smith of Bibb. The committee reported the following delegates duly elected to this Convention :
Rev Milton Tillinghast,
Rev Lewis Smith, A G Gaston, W D Sneed.
Rev Wilkes Flagg,
Rev Edward Crumby,
John P Nelson.
Rev A Jackson,
Wm R Mann.
L F Gardner,
L H Holsey,
S A Cobb.
Rev T M Allen,
Rev R Smith,
G W Stone.
Rev S Harris,
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