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The Civil Rights Movement in Tennessee: A Narrative History

Bobby L. Lovett - History - 2005 - 483 pages
The civil rights movement in the state of Tennessee is examined in this history that proposes that African Americans have always had a civil rights movement in Tennessee, even ...
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How it Came to be: The Boyd Family's Contribution to African American ...

Bobby L. Lovett - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 211 pages
This book is the intriguing story of the development of religious publishing in the African American context. It examines R.H. Boyd's seminal dream of providing Christian ...
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Climbing Up to Glory: A Short History of African Americans during the Civil ...

Wilbert L. Jenkins - History - 2002 - 231 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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Life Behind a Veil: Blacks in Louisville, Kentucky, 1865-1930

George C. Wright - History - 1985 - 320 pages
In the period between the Civil War and the Great Depression, Louisville, Kentucky was host to what George C. Wright calls "a polite form of racism." There were no lynchings or ...
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Blues Empress in Black Chattanooga: Bessie Smith and the Emerging Urban South

Michelle R. Scott - Social Science - 2008 - 216 pages
As one of the first African American vocalists to be recorded, Bessie Smith is a prominent figure in American popular culture and African American history. Michelle R. Scott ...
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To 'joy My Freedom: Southern Black Women's Lives and Labors After the Civil War

Tera W. Hunter - Business & Economics - 1997 - 311 pages
As the Civil War drew to a close, newly emancipated black women workers made their way to Atlanta--the economic hub of the newly emerging urban and industrial south--in order ...
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