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us: Hayford, J. E. Casely (Joseph Ephraim Casely), 1866-1930

  • [1866-1930;] [M.B.E., M.L.C.]
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  • Variants

    • us: Hayford, Joseph Ephraim Casely, 1866-1930
    • us: Hayford, Casely, 1866-1930
    • us: Ekra-Agiman, 1866-1930
    • us: Casely Hayford, J. E. (Joseph Ephraim), 1866-1930
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1866
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1930
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Cape Coast (Ghana)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Ghana
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ghana
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Fourah Bay College
        • Organization: (naf) University of Cambridge
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: National Congress of British West Africa (Organization)
        • Organization: Aborigines' Rights Protection Society (Organization)
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Politicians
          (lcsh) Lawyers
            (lcsh) Journalists
              (lcsh) Humanists
          • Sources

            • found: His Gold Coast native institutions, 1903.
            • found: Writings of Ekra-Agiman (J. E. Casely Hayford), 2003.
            • found: Ethiopia unbound, 1969: p. vii ff. (Casely Hayford) t.p. of original (Casely Hayford)
            • found: Wikipedia, via WWW, May 18, 2012 (Joseph Ephraim Casely-Hayford MBE or Ekra-Agiman (29 Sept. 1866-11 Aug. 1930) was a Fante journalist, author, lawyer, educator, and politician who supported pan-African nationalism; b. in Cape Coast, in the British Gold Coast colony, now Ghana; son, Archie Casely-Hayford; second wife, Adelaid Casely-Hayford (née Smith))
            • found: The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Thought, accessed January 15, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Casely Hayford, Joseph Ephraim; J. E. Casely Hayford; political figure, lawyer, journalist, humanist; born 1866 in Cape Coast, Ghana; student at Fourah Bay College in Freetown, Sierra Leone; studied law at Cambridge University and became a practicing lawyer in Ghana (1896); was a leading Gold Coast nationalist figure (1910-1930); co-founded and led the National Congress of British West Africa (1920); belonged to Aborigines' Rights Protection Society; died 1930 in Ghana)
          • LC Classification

            • PR9379.9.H38
          • General Notes

            • [1866-1930;] [M.B.E., M.L.C.]
          • Editorial Notes

            • [Old catalog heading: Hayford, Casely]
          • Change Notes

            • 1980-07-18: new
            • 2015-10-31: revised
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