The life and influence of hubert harrison

I think people tend to feel odd when I do my act. Peace has its place, as does war. Mercy has its place, as do cruelty and revenge" Benjamin franklin "He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals" Robert Orben "Illegal aliens have always been a problem in the United States. Ask any Indian" Edmund Burke "I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people" Holiday "The place is haunted

The life and influence of hubert harrison

Prince George County, Va. Pigeon, reserving to me and my wife the right to carry away timber. James Moody, Thomas Smith. Goodrich and Thomas Simmons, Acknowledged in co u r t on May 1 2, Will of Thomas Harrison, date d t h e 2 nd day of April,and proved on May10, To grandson, Thomas Hamlin, 10 pounds to be paid to him at the age of 21years.

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T o granddaughter, Martha Hamlin, 10 pounds to be paid to her at the age of 18years of marriage. To my other six grandchildren. Prince George County Wills and Deeds,p. A t our death land goes to Richard's sons but if none, then to his daughters.

Thomas Harrison, James Moody. Presented in court on13Octoberand recorded on a motion of Edward Goodrich, Attorney of said Blackley. Records of Prince George Countyp. William Wynne, age d a b o ut 22 years, sworn August 6, says that about August 6,Richard Harrison, being at the house of Richard Cureton where a company were drinking strong liquors, Cureton's wife having a cain in her hand, called the said Harrison, a son of a bitch, and told him she w o u l d split his brains if he offered to come into the house; whereupon the said Harrison offered to go in.

Cureton's wife struck the said Harrison twice with the said cain and then said Harrison kickt her once or twice.

The life and influence of hubert harrison

Upon which the said Richard Cureton took away the cain from his wife and struck the said Harrison with it; which the said assault and battery the deponent saith he thinks to be the same for which the said Cureton and his wife have brought suit against the said Harrison in January court last and not other and divers.

And further t h e deponent saith that above said evidence he has or can say in any suit brought by said Cu r e t on against the aforesaid Harrison and further the deponent saith not.

Deeds form Prince George County, Va. Willwritten17Marchpr o v e d 11 October He provides for his beloved wife Rebecca Harrison. To son, William Ha r r i son, he gives the land and plantation whereon he now lives.

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To his sons Peyton a n d Theodorick Harrison, he gives the land and plantation whereon I now live to be equal l y div ided between them. Mywill is that my whole and sole estate.

Son William Harrison and sonAlexander Harrison named as exors. Will Book "G", p. Harrison executor Oct: Paid William Harrison Paid Thomas Harrison 3. Paid William Harrison Ex. Paid clerk Brunswick and P. Paid Clerk Sussex June 1: Paid Alex Harrison Nov 1:Born April 27, , in Concordia, St.

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Harrison was a brilliant and influential writer, orator, educator, critic, and political activist in Harlem during the early decades of the 20 th. Hubert Harrison was an immensely skilled writer, orator, educator, critic, and political activist who, more than any other political leader of his era, combined class consciousness and anti-white-supremacist race consciousness into a coherent political radicalism.

Hubert Harrison: The Voice of Harlem Radicalism, is the first volume of my two-volume biography and I began work on it over twenty-five years ago.

My ancestral roots are entirely among working people, I was afforded the opportunity to attend college, and, like millions of others, I was deeply affected by the civil rights struggle.

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