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Daniel Alexander Payne : the venerable preceptor of the African Methodist Episcopal Church / Nelson T. Strobert.

Author/creator Strobert, Nelson T.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoLanham, Maryland : University Press of America, [2012]
Descriptionix, 151 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Contents The formative years : 1811-1837 -- The transition years : 1837-1856 -- The Wilberforce experience : 1856-1876 -- The waning years : 1877-1893 -- Daniel Alexander Payne : recuperating his legacy.
Abstract This is a biography of Daniel Alexander Payne, a free person of color in nineteenth century Charleston, South Carolina. He was an educator, pastor, abolitionist, poet, historiographer, hymn writer, ecumenist and bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. Upon his election as president of Wilberforce University in Ohio in 1863, he became the first African American to lead an institution of higher education in the United States.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 139-147) and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2012932243
ISBN9780761858676 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN0761858679 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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