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Black Newspapers & America's War for Democracy, 1914 - 1920

by Jordan, William G.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
2001
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2001. Trade Paperback. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of covers. ix, 241 p. w/ illustrations, endnotes, bibliography, index. A study of the dilemma Black newspapers faced between supporting the country in the war years of WW! and demanding governent action against the njustices occuring at… Read more
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Black Americans in Ohio's City of Cleveland: George Peake, the First Black Settler to Carl Stokes, the First Black Mayor

by Davis, Russell H.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1972
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$105.00

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Washington DC: Association for the Study of Negro Life with Western Reserve Historical Society, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, more so to dust jacket. Dj has small tears at top and a small cup ring to cover, unfortunately. SIGNED by the author and dated 6-2-74. 525… Read more
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The Negro in Chicago : a Study of Race Relations and a Race Riot

by Chicago Commission on Race Relations

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Published
1923
Condition
Good
Edition
3rd printing
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$65.00

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1923. 3rd printing. Hardcover. Good. Thick octavo (standard size). Some wear and scuffing to edges and corners of boards. Top corners bumped. Slight soiling to edges of textblock. 672 p. w/ illus, maps (some fold-out), appendix, index. A detailed study of the 1919 Chicago race riot, along with demographic, institutional, social, migratory, industrial,… Read more
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Washington DC: Society for Research in Child Development, National Research Council, 1937. First edition. Pamphlet. Good. Good softcover/pamphlet in brown wrapper. Wear and rubbing to edges with slight tears to covers on head and heel of spine. Slight crease to lower corner of front cover and minor scuffing overall to covers. Stamp of previous owner… Read more
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$60.00
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Negro Myths From the Georgia Coast Told in the Vernacular

by Jones, Charles C.

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Detroit, MI: Singing Tree, 1969. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. Reprint of 1888 work. Black cloth. Gilt lettering and designs on spine. An attractive copy. Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. 171 p. with glossary. Born in Savannah Jones earned a law degree in Harvard. He was ruined by the Civil War, where he led the artillery… Read more
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A Black Principal's Struggle to Survive.

by Bonner, Cleon R.

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Motte & Bailey, Booksellers
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York, NY: Vantage Press, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Very good octavo hardcover in good dust jacket. Light wear to edges of boards. Dj has some wear and rubbing to edges with scuffing to covers with slight tear on upper corner of back cover. 111 pages with illustrations and… Read more
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