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The Ohio Black Press in the 19th Century

Ralph Waldo Tyler



Ralph Waldo Tyler




Photograph of Ralph Waldo Tyler (1859-1921), Columbus Ohio newspaper reporter and editor, government official, essayist, and sole official African American war correspondent during World War I. Tyler was active in the Republican party and had an extensive correspondence with George A. Myers, owner of the Hollenden Barber Shop in Cleveland and a power in African American Republican politics in Ohio through his friendship with Marcus A. Hanna.


Ohio History Connection ( Emmett J. Scott Collection)

Bibliographic Citation

"Scott's Official History of the American Negro in the World War" in The African American Experience in Ohio, Ohio History Connection.

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