Clara Ann Thompson, "Uncle Rube on the Race Problem," poem, 1900
Frederick Douglass, "The Race Problem," address, 1890, excerpts
The Gulf Stream
, oil on canvas, 1899
Thompson: African American Women Writers of the 19th Century, Digital Schomburg, New York Public Library
Douglass and Homer: National Humanities Center
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