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A Great Thing for our People


Community Moments

After graduating, the men and women of the Institute for Colored Youth went their separate ways. But for the rest of their lives, certain moments or themes brought them together. These moments are explored below.

Octavius V. Catto School

Teachers for the Community

Streetcar

Street Car Desegregation
 

Baseball

Pythian Baseball Club of Philadelphia

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Women's Wartime
Relief Associations 

The Assassination of Octavius V. Catto

The Assassination of Octavius V. Catto

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Suffrage
 

1876 Centennial Program

The Centennial Celebration of 1876

Come and Join Us Brothers

The Institute for Colored Youth and the Civil War


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