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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 41 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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Through Many Dangers, Toils and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898

Merline Pitre - History - 2016 - 296 pages
Through Many Dangers, Toils and Snares, originally published in 1985, was the first book to make an in-depth examination of the cadre of African American lawmakers in Texas ...
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Roy Wilkins: The Quiet Revolutionary and the NAACP

Yvonne Ryan - Biography & Autobiography - 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 Women in Texas History

Bruce A. Glasrud - African American women - 2008 - 257 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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Before Brown: Heman Marion Sweatt, Thurgood Marshall, and the Long Road to ...

Gary M. Lavergne - Social Science - 2010 - 384 pages
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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The African American Experience in Texas: An Anthology

Bruce A. Glasrud, James Smallwood - History - 2007 - 404 pages
The African American Experience in Texas collects for the first time the finest historical research and writing on African Americans in Texas. Covering the time period between ...
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The Texas Left: The Radical Roots of Lone Star Liberalism

David O'Donald Cullen, Kyle G. Wilkison - History - 2010 - 243 pages
The Texas Left. Some would say the phrase is an oxymoron. For most of the twentieth century, the popular perception of Texas politics has been that of dominant conservatism ...
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Fair Ways: How Six Black Golfers Won Civil Rights in Beaumont, Texas

Robert J. Robertson - History - 2005 - 232 pages
Annotation In the summer of 1955, six African American golfers in Beaumont, Texas, began attacking the Jim Crow caste system when they filed a federal lawsuit for the right to ...
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