Colored Citizens Tribute to Parker and Sumner

June 29, 1860

The story of a meeting at the Joy-Street Church, with John J. Smith, as Chairman, and resolutions presented by W. C. Nell.  There are tributes to Parker, and a commendation of Sumner for “his efforts for equal school rights of the colored children of Boston, and through many other channels of benevolence and reform, here in his native city…”