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Langston, John Mercer 1829-1897

Overview
Works: 93 works in 169 publications in 2 languages and 2,581 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E185.97, 973.80924
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Most widely held works by John Mercer Langston
Freedom and citizenship; selected lectures and addresses by John Mercer Langston( Book )

11 editions published between 1883 and 2007 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A speech on Equality before the law by John Mercer Langston( Book )

5 editions published between 1866 and 2000 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The other phase of reconstruction speech of Hon. John Mercer Langston, delivered at Congregational Tabernacle, Jersey City, New Jersey, April 17, 1877 : peaceful reconstruction possible by John Mercer Langston( Book )

7 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Langston, an African American congressman from Virginia, looks for a manner in which to bring the separate classes of the South -- former slave owners, freed slaves, poor whites, etc. -- together to live in peace in the new post-Civil War national order. He opts for enforcement of new constitutional provisions regarding African Americans but perhaps with some concessions to the old Southern ruling class to enlist their support in rebuilding the South and the Union
From the Virginia plantation to the National Capitol by John Mercer Langston( Book )

12 editions published between 1894 and 1969 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although his mother was a former slave, his wealthy planter father bequeathed him enough money to put him through school. After completing the literary program at Oberlin College, Langston studied theology and then law, passing the Ohio Bar in 1854.[...] His pages shed light on the abolitionist crusade, the participation of the Negro in the Civil War and Reconstruction." - from an introduction by Benjamin Quarles
Production and use of ethanol by George H Emert( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's anti-slavery movement, its heroes and its triumphs a lecture delivered at Xenia, O., Aug. 2, and Cleveland, O., Aug. 3, 1858 by John Mercer Langston( Book )

4 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Equality before the law." by John Mercer Langston( Book )

3 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exodus by John Mercer Langston( Book )

3 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House plans for Arkansas residents by John Mercer Langston( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disposal of poultry carcasses in Arkansas by John Mercer Langston( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chain saw safety by Gary Huitink( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grain drying using psychrometric and moisture equilibrium charts as guides by Dennis R Gardisser( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heating with wood by John Mercer Langston( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pumping irrigation water by John Mercer Langston( Book )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emancipation and enfranchisement : the work of the Republican party by John Mercer Langston( Book )

4 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drying and storing wheat-- on farm by John Mercer Langston( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moisture problems and moisture control for Arkansas homes by John Mercer Langston( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding your animal waste nutrient analysis by Angela Rieck-Hinz( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Virginia plantation to the National Capitol; an autobiography by John Mercer Langston( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Freedom and citizenship; selected lectures and addresses
Alternative Names
John Mercer Langston American politician

John Mercer Langston amerikansk politikar, advokat og diplomat

John Mercer Langston amerikansk politiker, advokat och diplomat

John Mercer Langston amerikansk politiker, advokat og diplomat

John Mercer Langston US-amerikanischer Brgerrechtler, Jurist und Politiker

Langston, J. Mercer 1829-1897

Langston, J. Mercer (John Mercer), 1829-1897

Languages
English (109)

French (1)

Covers
John Mercer Langston and the fight for Black freedom, 1829-65