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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 22 related to The African-american History of Nashville, Tn: 1780-1930 (p).   

The Impact of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Arkansas: Persistence in ...

Carl H. Moneyhon - History - 2002 - 288 pages
This groundbreaking study, first published in 1994, draws on a rich variety of primary sources to describe Arkansas society before, during, and after the Civil War. While the ...
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Climbing Up to Glory: A Short History of African Americans During the Civil ...

Wilbert L. Jenkins - History - 2002 - 285 pages
The Civil War was undeniably an integral event in American history, but for African Americans, whose personal liberties were dependent upon its outcome, it was an especially ...
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In Search of the Promised Land: A Slave Family in the Old South

John Hope Franklin, Loren Schweninger - Social Science - 2005 - 304 pages
The matriarch of a remarkable African American family, Sally Thomas went from being a slave on a tobacco plantation to a "virtually free" slave who ran her own business and ...
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Seizing the New Day: African Americans in Post-Civil War Charleston

Wilbert L. Jenkins - History - 2003 - 256 pages
"Seizing the New Day is a good book, carefully researched, logically organized, and clearly written.... an excellent model for others who would study change at the local level ...
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Blacks in Topeka, Kansas, 1865-1915: A Social History

Thomas C. Cox - History - 1982 - 252 pages
Tracing the development of a black community in the trans-Mississippi West, Blacks in Topeka, Kansas, 1865--1915 is a thorough, insightful examination of an area of black ...
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The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow

Richard Wormser - History - 2014 - 224 pages
Between 1880 and 1954, African Americans dedicated their energies, and sometimes their lives, to defeating segregation. During these times, characterized by some as "worse than ...
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Knights of the Razor: Black Barbers in Slavery and Freedom

Douglas Walter Bristol - Business & Economics - 2009 - 216 pages
Black barbers, reflected a freed slave who barbered in antebellum St. Louis, may have been "the only men in their community who enjoyed, at all times, the privilege of free ...
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