NEGRO EDUCATION, WINDWARD AND LEEWARD ISLANDS. -1.- COPY OF A REPORT FROM C.J. LATROBE, ESQ. TO LORD GLENELG, ON NEGRO EDUCATION IN THE WINDWARD AND LEEWARD ISLANDS. -2.- SCHEDULE, SHOWING THE APPROPRIATION, IN DETAIL, OF THE SUM OF 30,000 L, VOTED BY PARLIAMENT IN 1837 FOR THE PROMOTION OF NEGRO EDUCATION; ALSO, THE AMOUNT OF AID OUT OF SUCH GRANT APPLIED FOR BY THE DIFFERENT SOCIETIES CO-OPERATING WITH HER MAJESTY'S GOVERNMENT IN CARRYING THAT OBJECT INTO EFFECT. -3.- REPORT OF THE TRUSTEES OF LADY MICO'S CHARITY. Windward, Leeward Islands.

NEGRO EDUCATION, WINDWARD AND LEEWARD ISLANDS. -1.- COPY OF A REPORT FROM C.J. LATROBE, ESQ. TO LORD GLENELG, ON NEGRO EDUCATION IN THE WINDWARD AND LEEWARD ISLANDS. -2.- SCHEDULE, SHOWING THE APPROPRIATION, IN DETAIL, OF THE SUM OF 30,000 L, VOTED BY PARLIAMENT IN 1837 FOR THE PROMOTION OF NEGRO EDUCATION; ALSO, THE AMOUNT OF AID OUT OF SUCH GRANT APPLIED FOR BY THE DIFFERENT SOCIETIES CO-OPERATING WITH HER MAJESTY'S GOVERNMENT IN CARRYING THAT OBJECT INTO EFFECT. -3.- REPORT OF THE TRUSTEES OF LADY MICO'S CHARITY.

[London]: Ordered, by the House of Commons, to be Printed, 21 June 1838, 1838. Folio. [2], 166, [1 blank], [1 docket] pp. Stitched. Minor dusting, Very Good.

The goal is to establish "sound and liberal principles for the general education of the children of its labouring population." Construction of schools is advocated and discussed in detail, despite "the apathy of the proprietors." Concern is expressed about the "proportion of the Negroes being nominally attached to the Romish faith." Activities of religious missionary groups, including the Moravian Missionary Society, are recounted, and tables of data are presented.
OCLC records six locations under several accession numbers as of August 2020. Item #37042

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