A Narrative of the Life of Rev. Noah Davis, A Colored Man Written by Himself, At The Age of Fifty-Four
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A Narrative of the Life of Rev. Noah Davis, A Colored Man Written by Himself, At The Age of Fifty-Four

By Noah Davis
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  • NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC.
    • RAISE SUFFICIENT MEANS TO FREE HIS LAST TWO CHILDREN FROM SLAVERY.
      • AID HIM IN THE SALE OF THIS BOOK,
      • A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF REV. NOAH DAVIS, A COLORED MAN. WRITTEN BY HIMSELF, AT THE AGE OF FIFTY-FOUR.
      • PRINTED SOLELY FOR THE AUTHOR'S BENEFIT.
        • Baltimore: PUBLISHED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., No. 484 West Baltimore St.
        • STEREOTYPED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., BOOKSELLER AND PUBLISHER, BALTIMORE.
      • Baltimore: PUBLISHED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., No. 484 West Baltimore St.
      • STEREOTYPED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., BOOKSELLER AND PUBLISHER, BALTIMORE.
    • AID HIM IN THE SALE OF THIS BOOK,
    • A NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF REV. NOAH DAVIS, A COLORED MAN. WRITTEN BY HIMSELF, AT THE AGE OF FIFTY-FOUR.
    • PRINTED SOLELY FOR THE AUTHOR'S BENEFIT.
      • Baltimore: PUBLISHED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., No. 484 West Baltimore St.
      • STEREOTYPED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., BOOKSELLER AND PUBLISHER, BALTIMORE.
    • Baltimore: PUBLISHED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., No. 484 West Baltimore St.
    • STEREOTYPED BY JOHN F. WEISHAMPEL, JR., BOOKSELLER AND PUBLISHER, BALTIMORE.
    • Contents.
      • CHAPTER I.
      • CHAPTER II.
      • CHAPTER III.
      • CHAPTER IV.
      • CHAPTER V.
      • CHAPTER VI.
      • CHAPTER VII.
      • CHAPTER VIII.
    • CHAPTER I.
    • CHAPTER II.
    • CHAPTER III.
    • CHAPTER IV.
    • CHAPTER V.
    • CHAPTER VI.
    • CHAPTER VII.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
    • NARRATIVE.
      • CHAPTER I.
        • Early Life in Virginia--Example of Pious Parents.
      • Early Life in Virginia--Example of Pious Parents.
      • CHAPTER II.
        • Apprenticed to the shoe-making--Learns housework--Intemperance--"A negro can't be trusted"--Learning how to write and cipher.
      • Apprenticed to the shoe-making--Learns housework--Intemperance--"A negro can't be trusted"--Learning how to write and cipher.
      • CHAPTER III.
        • Religious Experience--Conviction--Conversion.
      • Religious Experience--Conviction--Conversion.
      • CHAPTER IV.
        • Marriage--License to Preach--Purchase of Freedom--A Call to Baltimore.
      • Marriage--License to Preach--Purchase of Freedom--A Call to Baltimore.
      • CHAPTER V.
        • Experience in Baltimore--Education--Purchase of a Wife and two Children--Great Distress of Mind--Generous Assistance--Church Matters.
      • Experience in Baltimore--Education--Purchase of a Wife and two Children--Great Distress of Mind--Generous Assistance--Church Matters.
      • CHAPTER VI.
        • A New Movement in Baltimore--Erection of a Meeting House for the African Baptist Church--Heavy Indebtedness--Account of the Enterprise--Personal Troubles.
        • HISTORY OF THE SARATOGA STREET AFRICAN BAPTIST CHAPEL.
      • A New Movement in Baltimore--Erection of a Meeting House for the African Baptist Church--Heavy Indebtedness--Account of the Enterprise--Personal Troubles.
      • HISTORY OF THE SARATOGA STREET AFRICAN BAPTIST CHAPEL.
      • CHAPTER VII.
        • Account of A Visit to the northern Cities--True Friends.
      • Account of A Visit to the northern Cities--True Friends.
      • CHAPTER VIII.
        • Conclusion--Object of this Book.
      • Conclusion--Object of this Book.
      • END OF THE NARRATIVE.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • Early Life in Virginia--Example of Pious Parents.
    • Early Life in Virginia--Example of Pious Parents.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • Apprenticed to the shoe-making--Learns housework--Intemperance--"A negro can't be trusted"--Learning how to write and cipher.
    • Apprenticed to the shoe-making--Learns housework--Intemperance--"A negro can't be trusted"--Learning how to write and cipher.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • Religious Experience--Conviction--Conversion.
    • Religious Experience--Conviction--Conversion.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • Marriage--License to Preach--Purchase of Freedom--A Call to Baltimore.
    • Marriage--License to Preach--Purchase of Freedom--A Call to Baltimore.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • Experience in Baltimore--Education--Purchase of a Wife and two Children--Great Distress of Mind--Generous Assistance--Church Matters.
    • Experience in Baltimore--Education--Purchase of a Wife and two Children--Great Distress of Mind--Generous Assistance--Church Matters.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • A New Movement in Baltimore--Erection of a Meeting House for the African Baptist Church--Heavy Indebtedness--Account of the Enterprise--Personal Troubles.
      • HISTORY OF THE SARATOGA STREET AFRICAN BAPTIST CHAPEL.
    • A New Movement in Baltimore--Erection of a Meeting House for the African Baptist Church--Heavy Indebtedness--Account of the Enterprise--Personal Troubles.
    • HISTORY OF THE SARATOGA STREET AFRICAN BAPTIST CHAPEL.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • Account of A Visit to the northern Cities--True Friends.
    • Account of A Visit to the northern Cities--True Friends.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • Conclusion--Object of this Book.
    • Conclusion--Object of this Book.
    • END OF THE NARRATIVE.
  • SERMON.
    • STATISTICAL REPORT
      • OF ALL THE
      • COLORED PROTESTANT CHURCHES AND SABBATH SCHOOLS IN BALTIMORE.
      • SABBATH SCHOOL REPORT.
        • (Rendered to the S. S. Union, for 1859.)
        • THE SARATOGA STREET
      • (Rendered to the S. S. Union, for 1859.)
      • THE SARATOGA STREET
      • INSTITUTE.
    • OF ALL THE
    • COLORED PROTESTANT CHURCHES AND SABBATH SCHOOLS IN BALTIMORE.
    • SABBATH SCHOOL REPORT.
      • (Rendered to the S. S. Union, for 1859.)
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    • (Rendered to the S. S. Union, for 1859.)
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    • Prayer Meeting Hymn Book.
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    • Or, the Instrumentalities by which Sinners are brought to Embrace the Religion of Jesus Christ.
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      • Table of Contents.
        • PART I.
        • PART II.
        • PART III.
        • PART IV.
        • PART V.
      • PART I.
      • PART II.
      • PART III.
      • PART IV.
      • PART V.
    • Table of Contents.
      • PART I.
      • PART II.
      • PART III.
      • PART IV.
      • PART V.
    • PART I.
    • PART II.
    • PART III.
    • PART IV.
    • PART V.
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