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Flipper, Henry Ossian 1856-1940

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Works: 79 works in 193 publications in 2 languages and 7,358 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Records and correspondence  History  Sources  Terminology  Archives  Maps  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
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The colored cadet at West Point; autobiography of Lieut. Henry Ossian Flipper, first graduate of color from the U.S. Military Academy by Henry Ossian Flipper( Book )

20 editions published between 1878 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flipper's record of accomplishment was significant for any individual in any time, and for a nineteenth-century black American it was phenomenal. As historian Quintard Taylor points out, in his post-Army career Flipper was a surveyor, cartographer, civil and mining engineer, interpreter, translator, historian, inventor, newspaper editor, special agent for the Justice Department, deputy U.S. mineral surveyor, aide to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, and consultant to the secretary of the interior
The colored cadet at West Point by Henry Ossian Flipper( )

15 editions published between 1878 and 2018 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ossian Flipper was one of the 19th-century West's most remarkable individuals and the first African American graduate of West Point. Although Flipper's record of accomplishment was significant, he was court-martialed and dismissed from the service in 1882. This is Flipper's own account of his career, along with a biographical essay by Quintard Taylor Jr
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

Henry Ossian Flipper, the colored cadet at West Point by Henry Ossian Flipper( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of Lieut. Henry Ossian Flipper, U.S.A., First graduate of color from the U.S. Military Academy ; To: The faculty of Atlanta University, Atlanta, Ga
The Colored Cadet at West Point. Autobiography of Lieut. H.O.H., etc by Henry Ossian Flipper( Book )

3 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 4 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

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

2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 2 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

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
The colored cadet at West Point. Autobiography of Lieut. Henry Ossian Flipper, U. S. A., first graduage of color from the U. S. Military academy by Henry Ossian Flipper( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 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

Glossary of mining terms( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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
Plano topografico del distrito de Arizpe del de Moctezuma, estado de Sonora( )

1 edition published in 1887 in Spanish 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

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)
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
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
 
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Black frontiersman : the memoirs of Henry O. Flipper, first Black graduate of West Point
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Alternative Names
Flipper, Henry O. 1856-1940

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

Henry Flipper

Henry Ossian Flipper Amerikaans officier (1856-1940)

Henry Ossian Flipper oficial estadounidense

Languages
English (149)

Spanish (1)