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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to In Struggle Against Jim Crow: Lulu B. White and the NAACP, 1900-1957.    

Black Women in Texas History

Bruce A. Glasrud, Merline Pitre - History - 2008 - 248 pages
Though often consigned to the footnotes of history, African American women are a significant part of the rich, multiethnic heritage of Texas and the United States. Until now ...
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Southern Black Women in the Modern Civil Rights Movement

Merline Pitre, Bruce A. Glasrud - History - 2013 - 248 pages
Throughout the South, black women were crucial to the Civil Rights Movement, serving as grassroots and organizational leaders. They protested, participated, sat in, mobilized ...
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Galveston Chronicles: The Queen City of the Gulf

Patricia Bellis Bixel, Chester Burns, Gary Cartwright, Margaret Henson, Arnold Krammer, David McComb, Bill O'Neal, Merline Pitre, Robert Shelton, Edward Simmen, Elise Hopkins Stephens, Larry Wygant - History - 2013 - 208 pages
Named for Bernardo de Galvez and established in 1839, Galveston measures just over two hundred square miles. In early Texas history, however, it was actually the largest city ...
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Before Brown: Heman Marion Sweatt, Thurgood Marshall, and the Long Road to ...

Gary M. Lavergne - Social Science - 2010
On February 26, 1946, an African American from Houston applied for admission to the University of Texas School of Law. Although he met all of the school's academic ...
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Roy Wilkins: The Quiet Revolutionary and the NAACP

Yvonne Ryan - Political Science - 2013 - 304 pages
Roy Wilkins (1901--1981) spent forty-six years of his life serving the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and led the organization for more than ...
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Black Dixie: Afro-Texan History and Culture in Houston

Howard Beeth - History - 2000 - 312 pages
An innovative contribution to the growing body of research about urban African-American culture in the South, Black Dixie is the first anthology to track the black experience ...
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