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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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Southerners, Too?: Essays on the Black South, 1733-1990

Alton Hornsby - History - 2004 - 317 pages
Southerners, Too? challenges the view that "southern heritage" refers to white southerners only by revealing that, historically and culturally, African Americans have been ...
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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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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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Medgar Evers: Mississippi Martyr

Michael Vinson Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 151 pages
Civil rights activist Medgar Wiley Evers was well aware of the dangers he would face when he challenged the status quo in Mississippi in the 1950s and '60s, a place and time ...
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Rayford W. Logan and the Dilemma of the African American Intellectual

Kenneth Robert Janken - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 336 pages
A biography of the civil rights campaigner, based on his own work, letters, diaries and autobiography, and including analyses of his career, intellectual development and ...
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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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