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image of The Southeast in Early Maps Third edition, revised and enlarged by Louis De Vorsey, Jr.

The Southeast in Early Maps Third edition, revised and enlarged by Louis De Vorsey, Jr.

by Cumming, William P. Revised and enlarged by Louis De Vorsey, Jr.

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Published
1998
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9780807823712
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Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1998. Hardcover. xiv, 362p., 9.5x12 inches, gold cloth boards, 124 illustrations with 24 color reproductions of maps, in very good condition. slight bumps to corners, in dust jacket. Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies.
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Against information

by Lane, John

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Published
1994
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9781883197049
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Cullowhee, NC: New Native Press; Thomas Rain Crowe, 1994. Ten-panel brochure by the South Carolina poet, very good. "The First Howl from the digital wilderness.
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image of Gullah Images, The Art of Jonathan Green. Foreword by Pat Conroy [subtitle from dj]

Gullah Images, The Art of Jonathan Green. Foreword by Pat Conroy [subtitle from dj]

by Green, Jonathan. Pat Conroy, et alia, prefatory material

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Published
1996
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9781570031458
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Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1996. Hardcover. 214p., profuse fullpage color reproductions, captioned by the artist, on coated alkaline paperstock, bound in beautiful openweave turquoise cloth boards gilt and color dust jacket, repros front and back. Book itself (measuring 12.2x10.5 inches) is near fine: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked, while the dj is slightly edgeworn with light… Read more
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image of Labor history. vol 25, no. 4, Fall, 1984

Labor history. vol 25, no. 4, Fall, 1984

by Leab, Daniel, ed

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1984
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New York: The Tamiment Institute, 1984. Magazine. pp. 485-639, 6x9.25 inches for this quarterly magazine, wraps, a little edge and shelf worn, else in good condition. Articles include, Textile labor in the North Carolina piedmont: Mill owner images and mill worker response, 1830-1900, by Bess Beatty, Black organized labor in reconstruction Charleston by William C. Hine, The transformation of… Read more
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Statement to the press. 15 February 1969

by GIs United Against the War in Vietnam

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1969
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Columbia, SC: GIs United, 1969. Two 8.5x11 inch mimeographed sheets stapled together, light handling and toning. Press release on the cases of five Black GIs who had been penalized for antiwar activities, part of a group that became known as the Fort Jackson Eight. GIs United started as a Black and Puerto Rican club at Fort Jackson for listening… Read more
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image of Africans in Bondage; Studies in Slavery and the Slave Trade. Essays in Honor of Philip D. Curtin on the Occasion of the Twenty-fifth Anniversary of African Studies at the University of Wisconsin

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Madison WI: The University of Wisconsin Pess, 1986. Paperback. 378p., text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, illustrated with tables and line maps, softbound in 9x6 inch decorated wraps. The lower corner has a bump affecting front cover corner-tip and perhaps one whole third of the textblock, if only faintly. The back cover bears a tiny bump at the head.… Read more
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The case of GIs United Against the War in Vietnam, Ft. Jackson, SC

by GI Civil Liberties Defense Committee

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Published
1969
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New York: GI Civil Liberties Defense Committee, 1969. 8.5x11 inch sheet intended for folding into a six-panel brochure, but never folded. Very good. On the case of soldiers who were court-martialed for holding a meeting opposing the Vietnam War. Listed sponsors of the Committee include Benjamin Spock, Fred Hampton, Paul Sweezy, Terence Hallinan, and others.
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image of Bastard Out of Carolina [signed ARC/Uncorrected Proofs]

Bastard Out of Carolina [signed ARC/Uncorrected Proofs]

by Allison, Dorothy

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Published
1992
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New York: Dutton, 1992. Hardcover. 307p., signed by the author on title page, lightly-worn and soiled uncorrected proof copy in green printed wraps, chip on corner of rear cover. Proof copy, signed of the first novel by the Lambda literary award winner. Basis for a television movie directed by Angelica Huston.
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The Revolution of Little Girls a novel [signed]

by Boyd, Blanche McCrary

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Published
1991
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9780679400905
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. Hardcover. 205p., signed and dated the year of publication by the author, fine first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Justice vs J.P. Stevens: testimony

by Mayer, Harold, Lynne Rhodes Mayer

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New York: National Citizens Committee for Justice for J.P. Stevens Workers; Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. 15p., thoroughly illustrated 8 x 11 inch album of images and quotes from a documentary on the lax safety standards, poor health benefits, anti-union activity, and other problems with the textile manufacturer. "Free" penned on cover, small stain on cover else very… Read more
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image of The Night of Joseph's Lamentation and Joy A biblical play in verse, dance_song

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New York: Pageant-Poseidon Press, 1974. Hardcover. 35p., hardbound in slender cloth boards and dust jacket, stated first edition. "Released" stamped in red to rear endpaper, dj a bit edgeworn and rubbed, else item in very good general condition. The author's very theatrical dj portrait is worth a gander.
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Hope's Highway

by Fleming, Sarah Lee Brown

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Published
1973
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9780404001582
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New York: AMS Press, 1973. Hardcover. 156p., very good hardcover reprint of the 1918 edition. Antislavery novel by the Charleston, South Carolina-born, Brooklyn, New York-raised African American educator who was, among many other things, the first Black teacher in the Brooklyn school system.
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image of Bastard Out of Carolina a novel [signed]

Bastard Out of Carolina a novel [signed]

by Allison, Dorothy

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Published
1992
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9780525934257
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New York: Dutton, 1992. Hardcover. 309p., signed by the author on title page, near-fine first edition in quarter-cloth boards and fine unclipped dj. First novel by the Lambda literary award winner. Basis for a television movie directed by Angelica Huston.
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Mama's Pearls Gullah Poetry to Live by

by Bee, Patricia

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2003
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Beaufort, SC: Self-published by the author, 2003. Trade Paperback. 105p., wraps. Signed by the author. Book store stamp to lower right corner of half title page.
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Walk Me to the Distance

by Everett, Percival

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Published
1985
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9780899193212
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New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1985. Hardcover. 209p., very good first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. African American author.
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Greenville's big idea [cover title]

by Community Council of Greenville County [SC]

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Published
1950
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Atlanta: Southern Regional Council, 1950. 32p., wraps, very good condition, 6x9 inches. New South, vol. 5, nos. 4 & 5, April-May, 1950. Survey of Greenville, SC's, Black community and recommendations for progress.
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image of The Front Page: vol. 4, no. 11, June 28 - July 11, 1983 AIDS Comes to the Carolinas..

The Front Page: vol. 4, no. 11, June 28 - July 11, 1983 AIDS Comes to the Carolinas..

by Baxter, Jim, editor & publisher, Dan Leonard, Howard Cruse (cover illustration and comics)

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Published
1983
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Raleigh: Bugle Pub, 1983. Newspaper. 24p. folded tabloid newspaper, photos, comics, news, features, ads, mild toning otherwise very good on newsprint. Cover cartoon of "Dirty Old Lovers" by Howard Cruse. Early AIDS reportage. Masthead states Since 1979 serving the gay community in North Carolina, South Carolina, eastern Tennessee and southern Virginia. The Editor Emmeritus is Hildy Johnson! (here in… Read more
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image of Reminiscences of Sea Island Heritage legacy of Freedmen on St. Helena Island [signed]

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Orangeburg, SC: Sandlapper Pub, 1986. Hardcover. unpaginated, 8.5x11 inches, preface, poems, memoirs, illustrated with b&w vintage photos from the 1800s-1900s, personal inscription signed by the author, very good first edition in cloth, gilt and unclipped dj. The island off South Carolina was the home of White plantation owners. After the Civil War 10,000 African Americans remained on the island,… Read more
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image of Poverty in the United States. Part I (A struggle for human dignity) and Part II (Malnutrition in the United States)

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Amherst, MA: the Committee, 1970. 3 and 4 pages respectively; 8.5x11 inch sheets stapled at upper left corner. 1970 reprints of the 1969 originals. Part I focuses on racial inequality in Dorchester County, South Carolina and its resulting high poverty rate among African Americans; Part II discusses causes and effects of malnutrition among the poor.
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The seventh child; a lucky life, edited by Gloria Bley Miller

by Baxter, Freddie Mae

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Published
1999
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9780375406201
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1999. Hardcover. x, 223p., frontis portrait of family, first edition boards in a photoportrait dj; clean and sound, a very good copy. Autobiography by the female African American jazz musician.
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