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41 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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42 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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43 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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44 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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45 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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46 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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47 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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48 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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49 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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50 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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51 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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52 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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53 McCarron, Chas. & Nat. Vincent "WHEN OLD BILL BAILEY PLAYS THE UKALELE" (Sheet Music).
NY 1915 
5pp. Cvr art by Detakais. V.g., one corner creased. (4722884115)
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54 Miller, Elizabeth W. and Mary L. Fisher THE NEGRO IN AMERICA A BIBLIOGRAPHY
Cambridge, MA 1970 
351pp. First ptd 1966. Vg in paper covers. Near fine. (5999362890)
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55 Morris, Herbert M. and others INTERNATIONAL LIBRARY OF NEGRO LIFE AND HISTORY
New York 1968 
Eleven vols. 4to. Vg, ex lib. Volumes devoted to Biography, Civil War, Equality, Freedom, Integration, Black Awakening, Literature, Athletes, Medical, Music, Theatre. Extra shipping. 11 vol. (5991953037)
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56 Morris, Herbert M. and others INTERNATIONAL LIBRARY OF NEGRO LIFE AND HISTORY (9 VOLS OF 10)
New York 1968 
Nine vols (second ed). 4to. Vg, ex lib. Volumes devoted to Biography, Civil War, Equality, Freedom, Integration, Literature, Medical, Music, Theatre. Extra shipping. 9 vol. (5988835230)
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57 Nebraska Historical Society TRANSACTIONS AND REPORTS (COLLECTIONS).
Lincoln 1887+ 
As follows: Vol. II, 1887; Vol. III, 1892; Second Series Vol. II, 1892; Second Series Vol. X, 1907; & Vol. 16, 1911. Generally v.g., one w/bkstrp ends gone. Internal lib. cancel marks. One inner jt cracked. Boundaries, Native Americans, missionaries, railroads, underground railroad, Pawnee, Sioux; Counties of Cass, Dodge, Lincoln, Sarpy, & Washington; etc. No copy online. For five vols... 5 vol. (3879901986)
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58 Porter, Dorothy B. THE NEGRO IN THE UNITED STATES. A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Washington, DC 1970 
313pp. First ed. Near fine in half maroon bkstrp (very mildly faded) and white cl. Author was librarian at Howard Univ. (5998755525)
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59 Presgraves, James S. (comp.) SMYTH COUNTY FAMILIES AND HISTORY.
Pulaski, VA 1974 
70pp. Intro. by Dr. Goodridge Wilson & w/excerpts from Hardesty's Encyclopedia (NY, 1884), prepared by R. A. Brock. Eleven page oral history from African-American Black citizen. Family names include Bailey, Baker, Barlow, Boatwright, Buchanan, Copenhaver, Dickey, Dungan, Fudge, Gollohon ( Gollehen), Greever, Harmon, Hubble, Hull, Hix, McCarty, McDaniel ( (McDonald), Moore, Orr, Patrick, Pendleton, Posten, Preston, Reedy, (Roady), Richardsonn, Sexton, Shannon, Shefffey, Ssprinkle, Tarter, Tate, Ward, Wells, Willmore (Wilmore) Wolfe, CW Rosters. Map of the town of Marion. Subscribers list. Fully indexed. Lt bds, fine. No other copy on net. ISBN 1-933607-56-4 (38525955) 
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60 Quarles, Benjamin BLACK HISTORY'S DIVERSIFIED CLIENTELE.
Washington, DC 1971 8vo 
26pp. Wrps. Near fine. The only other copies on net are cl. bound. Quarles was at Morgan State when he guest lectured here at Howard Univ. (5157716964)
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