Philadelphia: Geo. S. Ferguson, 1902. hardcover. Many Illus. 575pp. 8vo, original tan cloth, cloth soiled and rubbed, pencil notations in top margin of page 574, spine lightly worn, inner hinges strengthened, many pages dampstained in bottom margins. scattered light foxing. Philadelphia: Geo. S. Ferguson, 1902. Eighth Edition. good.
The author, an African-American, wrote biographical sketches of African-American educators. Most of the illustrations are photographic portraits of them. Also included are chapters on schools attended by African-Americans, from elementary schools to colleges and universities.