The Life of James Williams, Better Known As Professor Jim, for Half a Century Janitor of Trinity College

By: Proctor, C. H.

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Brownish-purple cloth with faded gilt titles on spine. Some edge, corner and surface wear with minor loss at top of spine and one small bit of loss on spine -- see scan. Book is square and binding, while slightly loose, is secure. G+ to VG-. Uncommon biography of 19th century African-American, James Williams, who worked at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. Williams had served in the War of 1812 and worked at Trinity from the time of its founding. A lounge at Trinity is named in his honor. ; B&W Frontispiece of James Williams; Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 79 pages

Title: The Life of James Williams, Better Known As Professor Jim, for Half a Century Janitor of Trinity College

Author Name: Proctor, C. H.

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Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Hartford, Case, Lockwood and Brainard, Printers: 1873

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 13976

Keywords: African - American Negro Black Biography