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The Journal of Negro History

Carter Godwin Woodson, Rayford Whittingham Logan - African Americans - 1921
The scope of the Journal include the broad range of the study of Afro-American life and history.
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To Build Our Lives Together: Community Formation in Black Atlanta, 1875-1906

Allison Dorsey - Social Science - 2004 - 238 pages
After Reconstruction, against considerable odds, African Americans in Atlanta went about such self-interested pursuits as finding work and housing. They also built community ...
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The Charles H. Parrishes: Pioneers in African- American Religion and ...

Lawrence H. Williams - African American clergy - 2003 - 138 pages
This work examines the little-known story of this father and son whose work in religion and education spanned a period of more than a hundred years. A former slave, Charles H ...
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At Freedom's Door: African American Founding Fathers and Lawyers in ...

James L. Underwood, William Lewis Burke - African American judges - 2000 - 269 pages
This work seeks to rescue from obscurity the identities and contributions of black leaders who helped to rebuild South Carolina after the Civil War. It demonstrates the legal ...
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The New Negro in the Old South

Gabriel A. Briggs - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 240 pages
Standard narratives of early twentieth-century African American history credit the Great Migration of southern blacks to northern metropolises for the emergence of the New ...
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Middle Tennessee Society Transformed, 1860-1870: War and Peace in the Upper ...

Stephen V. Ash - History - 2006 - 299 pages
Originally published: Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1988. With new pref.
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The Art of William Edmondson

William Edmondson, Robert Farris Thompson - Art - 1999 - 232 pages
A native of Nashville and the son of former slaves, William Edmondson (1872 - 1951) was the first African American artist to be featured in a solo show at New York's Museum of ...
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