Newspaper Clippings – Nashville Union and American July 3, 1872

28 Dec

I came across this mention of Ripley, TN in the Nashville Union and American newspaper from July 3, 1872.

Nashville Union and American July 3, 1872

Nashville Union and American July 3, 1872

 

I’m interested in learning more about the Benevolent Society of Ripley and the role they played in the Black community.

– Tiffany
Source: Nashville Union and American Newspaper July 3, 1872 edition

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  1. Colored Lodge – Benevolent Society | Black Ripley - June 6, 2014

    […] A while back I posted a newspaper clipping from the Nashville Union and American July 3, 1872 edition mentioning that the African Americans in Ripley had gotten together to form a Union League/Benevolent Society. You can find the original article here -> Newspaper Clippings – Nashville Union and American July 3, 1872. […]

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