Kind Regards of S. G. Brown, Selected Poems of Solomon G. Brown

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Contains biographical background on Solomon G. Brown, the first African American to work at the Smithsonian, with a selection of his poetry. Brown served as a clerk for the International Exchange Service and as an assistant to Spencer Fullerton Baird.


  • Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887
  • Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906
  • International Exchange Service (IES)


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  • African Americans
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