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Flipper, Henry Ossian 1856-1940

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Works: 73 works in 153 publications in 1 language and 7,321 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Sources  Terminology  Archives  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: U410.P1, B
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The colored cadet at West Point by Henry Ossian Flipper( Book )

23 editions published between 1878 and 1991 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ossian Flipper (21 March 1856 - 3 May 1940) was an American soldier, former slave, and the first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1877, earning a commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the US Army
Law on hydrocarbons and other combustible minerals by Venezuela( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petroleum law of June 9, 1922. Effective June 13, 1922 by Venezuela( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mining law of the United States of Mexico and the law of the federal property tax on mines, with the regulations thereunder and other laws relating thereto by Mexico( Book )

1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Official report on the condition of the archives or records of the titles to land grants in Arizona and similar grants in Mexico by Will M Tipton( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Law on hydrocarbons and other combustible minerals (effective August 13, 1928) by Venezuela( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nolan, Flipper, and Patch correspondence( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists of photocopies of the handwritten correspondence of three officers in the United States Army dating from 1879-1880. Correspondents include Captain Nicholas Nolan, 10th Cavalry; Lieutenant Henry Ossian Flipper, first African American to graduate from West Point; and Lieutenant W.M. Patch, 4th Cavalry
Glossary of mining terms( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Albert B. Fall papers by Albert B Fall( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Significant persons represented in the collection include: Holm Olaf Bursum (31 pieces), Thomas Benton Catron (5), George Curry (20), Harry Micajah Daugherty (15), Henry Ossian Flipper (25), Warren Gamaliel Harding (25), Herbert Clark Hoover (10), Charles Evans Hughes (23), Franklin Knight Lane (24), Robert Lansing (21), Henry Cabot Lodge (13), Stephen Tyng Mather (10), Theodore Roosevelt (10), Woodrow Wilson (15)
Forms used in Mexican mining agencies( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers by Henry Ossian Flipper( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photocopy of Flipper's notebook, 1930-1940. This includes recipes, addresses copied from magazine or newspaper ads; notes on books of interest; house hold repairs; deaths of friends and relatives; vocabulary lists; reminders about haircuts; receipt of clothing; comments on personal health and the weather, and Bishop Flipper's trips to Florida and elsewhere; business correspondence in English and Spanish, 1930-1939
Black frontiersman : the memoirs of Henry O. Flipper, first Black graduate of West Point by Henry Ossian Flipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Flipper was the first black graduate from West Point and served in the Tenth Cavalry in Texas and Oklahoma before being dishonarbly discharged in 1882. He went on to be a mining engineer, surveyor, congressional aide, translator, and writer
The colored cadet at West Point : autobiography of Lieut. Henry Ossian Flipper, U. S. A., first graduate of color from the U. S. Military Academy by Henry Ossian Flipper( )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Civil and commercial codes on companies by Henry Ossian Flipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Civil code of the Federal District and Lower California and of the free and sovereign state of Chihuahua, Mexico by Distrito Federal (Mexico)( Book )

1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lieutenant Henry Ossian Flipper collection by Henry Ossian Flipper( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The papers consist largely of reproduction material spanning from Lieutenant Henry Flipper's nomination into the United States Military Academy to his false dismissal from the Army. From there we find reproductions of letters, e-mails, and a request for a stamp application for the honoring of Lt. Flipper. Also included are papers on his achievements, stamp design, photographs, and news paper articles all working to promote awareness of Lt. Flipper's contributions to society and offering reasons as to why he deserved an honorary stamp. The folders are arranged as follows; Biography, Personal Letters concerning Lt. Flipper, West Point Awards Convocation and Award List, Original Historic Marker Unveiling Invitation, and the stamp request application
Henry Ossian Flipper letter by Henry Ossian Flipper( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers by Benjamin Henry Grierson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes correspondence, financial material, genealogical material, legal material, literary productions, military materials, photographs, printed and scrapbook material. Collection bulks with Benjamin Grierson's personal correspondence, 1827-1941, dealing with family matters, special occasions and hunting trips. Collection is arranged in 5 major sections: Benjamin H. Grierson, 1827-1941; Charles H. Grierson, (Benjamin Grierson's oldest son), 1889-1939; Mason M. Maxon, (Captain, 10th Cavalry), 1869-1899; Robert G. Smithers, (Adjutant, 10th Cavalry), 1862-1922; Henry C. Smithers, (son of Robert Smithers), 1914-1922. Microfilm includes Army Ordinance files, music books, genealogical history, Grierson's Army records, military correspondence, autobiography, two bound books, LIGHTS AND SHADOWS (1892), a letter copy book by John Kirk, TEXAS LETTERS
The colored cadet at West Point : Autobiography of Lieut. Henry Ossian Flipper, U.S.A., first graduate of color from the U.S. Military Academy by Henry Ossian Flipper( )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ossian Flipper (21 March 1856 - 3 May 1940) was an American soldier, former slave, and the first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1877, earning a commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the US Army
 
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Black frontiersman : the memoirs of Henry O. Flipper, first Black graduate of West Point
Alternative Names
Flipper, Henry O. 1856-1940

Flipper, Henry O. (Henry Ossian), 1856-1940

Henry Flipper

Henry Ossian Flipper Amerikaans officier (1856-1940)

Languages
English (112)

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The colored cadet at West PointBlack frontiersman : the memoirs of Henry O. Flipper, first Black graduate of West PointHenry O. FlipperThe fall of a black army officer : racism and the myth of Henry O. FlipperThe trials of Henry Flipper, first Black graduate of West PointHenry Ossian Flipper : West Point's first Black graduateContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community