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Murray, Pauli 1910-1985

Overview
Works: 164 works in 303 publications in 1 language and 10,292 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Poetry  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: E185.97.M95, B
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Most widely held works about Pauli Murray
 
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States' laws on race and color, and appendices : containing international documents, federal laws and regulations, local ordinances and charts by Pauli Murray( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1997 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The constitution and government of Ghana by Leslie Rubin( Book )

28 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proud shoes : the story of an American family by Pauli Murray( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1987 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history about a southern family's roots and black family life as experienced by the Fitzgerald and Smith families of Durham and Chapel Hill, North Carolina. An account of Robert and Cornelia Fitzgerald
Dark testament and other poems by Pauli Murray( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For readers discovering the great civil rights activist Pauli Murray, here, at last returned to print, is Dark Testament and Other Poems, Murray's sole poetry collection and a revelatory work crucial to her identity as "rebel, instigator, survivor...opener-of-doors, and always a devout child of God and friend to mankind" (Patricia Bell-Scott). Prize-winning poet Elizabeth Alexander illuminated in her introduction how Murray's poems lay bare the brutal history of slavery and Jim Crow while holding up the dream of racial justice and human connection. "Poetry," she says, "was where [Murray] could imagine herself into other identities and experiences...Murray used poetry as a tool to slow down and experience, deeply, what is means to be among the most vulnerable and the most resilient...It seemed she understood poetry as a space for exploration and self-knowing, for crystallizing perception and disturbance into form, and thus, for a moment, subduing the roiling seas"--back cover
Pauli Murray : selected sermons and writings by Pauli Murray( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States' laws on race and color, 1955 supplement by Pauli Murray( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Case for equality in state jury service : memorandum in support of ACLU proposal to amend S.2923, Civil Rights Protection Act of 1966 ... by American Civil Liberties Union( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roots of the racial crisis : prologue to policy by Pauli Murray( )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights U.S.A.; 1948-1966 by Pauli Murray( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All for Mr. Davis" : the story of sharecropper Odell Waller by Pauli Murray( Book )

2 editions published between 1940 and 1942 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the case of an African American share cropper who killed his landlord in self defense; discusses discrimination in jury selection and indirectly the poll tax
Pauli Murray : the autobiography of a Black activist, feminist, lawyer, priest, and poet by Pauli Murray( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song in a weary throat : an American pilgrimage by Pauli Murray( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of an American woman, a pioneer civil rights activist and feminist. Granddaughter of a slave and great-granddaughter of a slave owner, growing up in the "colored" section of Durham, North Carolina in the early 20th century, she rebelled against the segregation that was an accepted fact of life in the South
The Constitution and Government of Ghana by Leslie Rubin( Book )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Negro woman in the quest for equality by Pauli Murray( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

States' laws on race and color by Pauli Murray( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the laws of each state regarding civil rights, segregation, interracial marriage and other issues
The firebrand and the First Lady by Jeff Beal( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The law as it affects desegregation by Pauli Murray( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The autobiography of a black activist, feminist, lawyer, priest and poet by Pauli Murray( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Supreme Court of the United States, October term, 1970, no. 430 : Sally M. Reed, appellant, v. Cecil R. Reed, administrator, in the matter of the estate of Richard Lynn Reed, deceased ; on appeal from the Supreme Court of the State of Idaho : brief for the appellant( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reed v. Reed, case number 404US71, was the first of the 1970s gender discrimination/equal protection cases to come before the United States Supreme Court
Pauli Murray & Caroline Ware : forty years of letters in black and white by Pauli Murray( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Ware (1899-1990) was a Boston Brahmin, an accomplished social historian, a consumer advocate, and a community development specialist who worked in Asia and virtually every Latin American country. Among Ware's other activities, she edited the final volume of UNESCO's History of Mankind. Murray (1910-1985), raised in North Carolina, became a labor lawyer, a teacher, and a lifelong political and social activist. As a writer, she is best known for her family memoir Proud Shoes and her epic poem Dark Testament. Murray also was the first African American woman ordained an Episcopal priest."
 
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States' laws on race and color, and appendices : containing international documents, federal laws and regulations, local ordinances and charts
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Pauli Murray : selected sermons and writingsPauli Murray : the autobiography of a Black activist, feminist, lawyer, priest, and poetThe autobiography of a black activist, feminist, lawyer, priest and poetProud shoes : the story of an American familyPauli Murray : the autobiography of a Black activist, feminist, lawyer, priest, and poetThe dream is freedom : Pauli Murray and American democratic faithContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Murray, Anna Pauline

Murray, Anna Pauline 1910-1985

Murray, Pauli, 1910-

Pauli Murray American writer, activist and lawyer

Pauli Murray Amerikaans advocate (1910-1985)

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Languages
English (166)