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The Black Press in Mississippi, 1865-1985
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Julius Eric Thompson
Categories: Reference
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Rooted in the Chants of Slaves, Blacks in the Humanities, 1985-1997
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Donald F. Joyce
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Provides access to sources documenting Black achievements in the humanities.
Black Newspapers and America's War for Democracy, 1914-1920
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: William G. Jordan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-14 - Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

During World War I, the publishers of America's crusading black newspapers faced a difficult dilemma. Would it be better to advance the interests of African Americans by affirming their patriotism and offering support of President Wilson's war for democracy in Europe, or should they demand that the government take concrete
Black Life in Mississippi
Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Julius Eric Thompson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: University Press of America

Black Life in Mississippi is a collection of essays which explore the underexposed life and culture of black Mississippians between the 1860's and the 1980's.
Aaron Henry of Mississippi
Language: en
Pages: 363
Authors: Minion K. C. Morrison
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-05 - Publisher: University of Arkansas Press

Winner of the 2016 Lillian Smith Book Award When Aaron Henry returned home to Mississippi from World War II service in 1946, he was part of wave of black servicemen who challenged the racial status quo. He became a pharmacist through the GI Bill, and as a prominent citizen, he