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41 Harlan, Howard H. JOHN JASPER--A CASE HISTORY IN LEADERSHIP.
University of Virginia 1936 
29pp. Wrps. First ed. V.g. Charismatic ex-slave, pastored in Richmond; famous for sermon "De Sun Do Move." Phelps-Stokes #14. (3551358012) 
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42 Harrigan, Edward ON DE RAINBOW ROAD
New York 1891 
5pp. Sheet music removed. Vg. OCLC locates copies in two lib (1/14). (5935670547)
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43 Herman, Janet S. THE PURSUIT OF A DREAM.
NY 1981 
290pp. Hardback in print for $60.00. First ed. Fine PBK. No copies on line. (3416551617)
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44 Higgins, John C. & James H. Wilson THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF HON. ANTHONY HIGGINS OF DELAWARE.
Wilmington 1913 
51pp. TOGETHER WITH Cooper, Alexander B., SOME CORRECTIONS... Wilmington, 1914, 12pp. This latter expands statements in the 1st pamphlet about subject's client, tried for rape of a white woman. Higgins' appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court was based on blacks being excluded from the jury. Higgins won the second trial. First copy v.g., second has wrps present but loose. Second not located per OCLC. (238158931)
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45 Hogan, Inez NICODEMUS AND THE NEWBORN BABY
New York 1940 
c.40pp. Bkstrp well rubbed, corners worn, minor cover scrapes and age soil. Traditional stereotype illust and dialect. Copies on line begin at one forty. (5941906161)
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46 Hughes, Langston "Ultimatum: Kid to Kid" & "Ballad of the Two Thieves" pp. 25-27 as ptd in SHENANDOAH, THE WASHINGTON AND LEE UNIVERSITY REVIEW, VOL. V #1, WINTER.
Lexington 1953 
Two poems. Wrps, v.g. Other contributions by Donald Davidson, Hodding Carter, & Howard W. Odum. Virginia. Literature. South. (4696241037)
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47 Hunter, R. M. T. SPEECH ON INVASION OF THE STATES.
DC 1860 
16pp. Fine, untrimmed & unopened. Generated by the John Brown Insurrection (he tried to free the slaves, but the 1st person killed was a free black, Heyward Shepherd). This speech is as much about slavery as it is on anything. Not net. South. (3924563559)
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48 Irwin, Marjorie F. THE NEGRO IN CHARLOTTESVILLE AND ALBEMARLE COUNTY.
University of Virginia 1929 
94pp. Fold map. Photo illus. Wrps.Fine. First ed. Several sad narratives, called Exploratory Study. Phelps-Stokes (UVA) #9. Not listed in BLOCKSON. (3551196048)
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49 Johnson, Maggie P. CHILDHOOD HOURS WITH SONGS FOR LITTLE TOTS.
(Parkersburg WV?) 1952 
(50)pp. This Afro-American/Black author born in Fincastle, VA., lived in Covington, & later Parkersburg, WV. Some orig. music. Wrps., near fine. Five copies noted per NUC, none at WV Archives. (193348159)
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50 Kearney, Belle A SLAVEHOLDER'S DAUGHTER
New York (1900) 
269pp. First ed. Solid in green cloth, bkstrp darkened, some cover spots. Author became highly respected lecturer on the South. (6016571565)
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51 Kelly, Harry PEACEFUL HENRY A SLOW DRAG
Detroit & New York 1901 
6pp. Sheet music removed. Minor creasing. No copies of this edition located per OCLC (1/14). (5935751529)
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52 Knight, Charles L. NEGRO HOUSING IN CERTAIN VIRGINIA CITIES
Richmond, VA 1927 
158pp. Wrps. First ed. V.g. Photo illus. Phelps-Stokes #8 (UVA). Not listed in BLOCKSON. (3551115066)
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53 Ku Klux Klan "Women of the Ku Klux Klan Kreed". Original Creed Revised
Little Rock, AR c.1923 broadcard, 6 x 3" 
Closely cropped on right margin (affecting last half of last letter). Corners rounded. At bottom "Form #40, J. F. H." Declares "we shall ever be devoted to the sublime principles of pure Americanismů" And supports "maintenance of White Supremacy" (capital letters in text). Of the over 90 entries per OCLC, this appears to be in only one library. Together with an undated (c.1925) admission ticket to the KKK KLONVOKATION at White's Lake Kalamazoo. Fraternal. Afro-American/Black. (4386322923) 
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54 London Illustrated News CHRISTMAS NUMBER
London 1886 
16pp. New folio. Slick paper. Mild foxing. Small chip below text on front six leaves. Interior leaves loose from binding. Faded lib stamp. Great ads for a safe and lock company, for Pears Soap, and patent medicine. But the great content item is complete Bret Harte's "A Millionaire of Rough and Ready". Also full page semi-humourous drawings, one featuring a Negro and a White in stocks, "Although divided we may be By caste and colour, rank and station, We're brothers in adversity, And equals in this situation". (5902791855)
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55 MacCorkle, William A. SOME SOUTHERN QUESTIONS.
NY 1908 
vii,318pp. The 1st two essays deal w/the race question; MacCorkle, once Gov. of WV, was well ahead of his colleagues. Fine in v.g. d.j. Top edge gilt. West Virginia. Appalachia.Copieso pn line to one hundred (3304577700) 
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56 MacCorkle, William A. SOME SOUTHERN QUESTIONS.
NY 1908 
vii,318pp. The first 2 essays deal with the race question; MacCorkle, once Gov. of WV, was well ahead of his colleagues. Near fine. T.e.g. (5039159316)
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57 MacCorkle, William A. SOME SOUTHERN QUESTIONS.
NY 1908 
vii,318pp. The first 2 essays deal with the race question; MacCorkle, once Gov. of WV, was well ahead of his colleagues. W/light moisture. (142836934)
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58 Mahone, William? LET REPUBLICANS KEEP THIS RECORD IN READINESS FOR DEMOCRATS WHO HOWL ABOUT INTERNAL REVENUE.
Petersburg? 1886? 
32pp. DEMOCRATIC LEADERS AND BROKEN PLEDGES. THE HYPOCRACY OF DEMO-CRATIC LEADERS EXPOSED. Removed. W/appendix by Senator Payne of New York. Not listed at UVA. (5580604968)
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59 Marsh, J. B. T. THE STORY OF THE JUBILEE SINGERS; WITH THEIR SONGS
Boston 1880? 
265pp. "Revised Edition". This copy well shaken, a few p. loose. Interesting biographies of participants incl. Isaac Dickerson of Wytheville VA. Yea Wytheville! (5962880499)
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60 Mascall, Esmee THE FIVE BLACK BOYS.
(London?) c.1905 
15(1)pp. This is a British juvenile title; two double page and two one page colorful illust. No copies located per OCLC. Wrps, v.g. to fine. Juvenile. (3825117663) 
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