Believe It or Not - by Ripley, "A Human Being Taken in Payment for a College"

Dublin Core

Title

Believe It or Not - by Ripley, "A Human Being Taken in Payment for a College"

Subject

Anderson, Joe
Mars Hill College--History
Slavery

Description

This is a cartoon representing Joe Anderson and telling the story of his being taken into custody as payment for Mars Hill College's debt.

Creator

Believe It or Not - by Ripley

Source

Mars Hill College Records - A, Box 1

Publisher

Southern Appalachian Archives, Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies, Mars Hill University

Date

1930

Contributor

Norfolk Ledger-Dispatch

Rights

These images may be viewed, downloaded, and printed for personal and educational use, but any commercial use is prohibited without permission from the Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University. Questions may be directed to the Archivist at (828) 689-1262 or archives@mhu.edu.

Coverage

Mars Hill, North Carolina

Text Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Newspaper article

Files

Anderson_Ripley_Norfolk Ledger.jpg

Citation

Believe It or Not - by Ripley, “Believe It or Not - by Ripley, "A Human Being Taken in Payment for a College",” Southern Appalachian Archives Mars Hill University, accessed June 22, 2024, https://southernappalachianarchives.org/items/show/691.