1893-09-15-DavenportLeader-p2-[TaylorNote]

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1893-09-15-DavenportLeader-p2-[TaylorNote] - *' C. H. J. Taylor, who was appointed appointed...
*' C. H. J. Taylor, who was appointed appointed this week United States minister to Bolivia is a colored Democrat. Democrat. Mr. Taylor was in Davenport not long ago aud his presence and mission here was duly chronicled. He was then a candidate for the position of registrar of deeds for tho District of Columbia, but the appointment appointment to Bolivia, which Cleveland Cleveland has conferred upon him, is a higher one than that office, having salary of about §5,000 a year. This is the lirst time a president of the United States has accredited a colored man as minister to a country peopled by whites. It is significant that th« first recognition of the equality of tbe colored man and the a Democratic · . . . s he of t

Clipped from Daily Leader15 Sep 1893, FriPage 2

Daily Leader (Davenport, Iowa)15 Sep 1893, FriPage 2
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