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Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene) 1912-2010

Overview
Works: 111 works in 161 publications in 1 language and 2,945 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Cookbooks  Educational films  Internet videos  Sermons  Television news programs  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Editor, Commentator, Speaker
Classifications: E185.97.H444, 323.092
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The black family dinner quilt cookbook : health conscious recipes & food memories( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A call to conscience the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King( Recording )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents twelve of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most famous speeches, with new introductions written and read by a variety of notable persons
PBS NewsHour. Dorothy Height : 'Open wide the freedom gates' (July 17, 2003)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Height has been fighting for racial equality for more than six decades. ... Gwen Ifill talked to her recently about her new memoir, Open Wide the Freedom Gates
Step by step with interracial groups by Dorothy I Height( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1955 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming apart Nothing to fear( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1930's mass unemployment, widespread hunger, and a mood of fearful pessimism and simmering unrest were Herbert Hoover's legacy to America's new chief executive. This program spotlights the early days of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's presidency, where he scrambled to transform the New Deal from a campaign slogan to nothing short of a social revolution--while staving off attacks by those who viewed him as a dictator and his reforms as a threatening turn to the left
The Christian citizen and civil rights; a guide to study and action by Dorothy I Height( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The core of America's race problem by Dorothy I Height( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Brown's journal( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can the current leadership face and conquer the challenges of the new millennium? How far have our leaders and issues evolved over the last 25 years? This program takes a look back at some of the events and issues that shaped Black thought more than 25 years ago
They were there remembering the civil rights movement( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although many of the movers and shakers of the Civil Rights era are gone now, their names will live forever through their achievements. This NewsHour program describes the courageous actions of Rosa Parks and Hamilton Holmes and picks the brain of John Lewis about what it was like to take part in the Freedom Ride and to lead the Selma march on Bloody Sunday. Episodes include ... * Remembering Hamilton Holmes: Jim Lehrer talks with NewsHour correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault about the achievements of the late Hamilton Holmes. She and Holmes made history as the first African-Americans to attend the University of Georgia. * Gergen Dialogue--John Lewis and the Civil Rights Movement: David Gergen, editor-at-large of U.S. News & World Report, interviews Congressman John Lewis (D-GA), author of Walking with the Wind, about his experiences during the Civil Rights movement. * Remembering Rosa Parks: After a look at the life of Civil Rights icon Rosa Parks, Jeffrey Brown reflects on the far-reaching impact of her actions with the Reverend Joseph Lowery and Eleanor Holmes Norton, Congressional delegate for Washington, D.C
Fair practice in employment by Frances K Chalmers( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The job of the program director by Dorothy I Height( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosa Parks memorial service( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Televised coverage of the memorial service for civil rights legend Rosa Parks. Participants pay tribute to Ms. Parks as a catalyst of the civil rights movement, her legacy as a voice for the black community, and her service to the nation, in passionate speeches and with music
The concise King featuring recordings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of the most recognizable names in American history. His devotion to equality, peace, and civil rights completely changed the way that society operates in the United States. Here, listeners will be inspired by King's most memorable speeches
Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir by Dorothy I Height( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The author] marched at major civil rights rallies, sat through tense White House meetings, and witnessed every significant victory in the struggle for racial equality. Yet as the sole woman among powerful, charismatic men, and as someone whose personal ambition was always secondary to her passion for her cause, she has received little mainstream recognition ... In [this] memoir, [she] reflects on a life of service and leadership.--Jacket
America's promise--the integration of minorities by Dorothy I Height( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The winners: presenting the best speeches and interviews of Dorothy Height and Percy Sutton( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program contains a rare collection of the best speeches and interviews of human rights leaders Dorothy Height and Percy Sutton. For decades, Ms. Height and Atty. Sutton fought for the freedom of African Americans, long before the civil rights movement in the 1960s. Ms. Height and Atty. Sutton pushed America in the direction of freedom and equality for African Americans. Both people are true heroes. Atty. Sutton was the attorney for Malcolm X during his struggle for the liberation of African Americans
Taking a hand in race relations by Dorothy I Height( Book )

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

America's promise by Dorothy I Height( Book )

4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The black family dinner quilt cookbook : health conscious recipes & food memories
Alternative Names
Dorothea Height

Dorothy Height Amerikaans opvoedster (1912-2010)

Dorothy Height attivista e educatrice statunitense

Dorothy Height militante américaine

Dorothy Height US-amerikanische Bürgerrechtlerin und Politikerin

Height, Dorothy I.

Height, Dorothy Irene 1912-2010

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A call to conscience the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.The concise King featuring recordings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Open wide the freedom gates : a memoirContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black communityLiving with purpose : an activist's guide to listening, learning and leading, with a foreword by President Bill Clinton and introduction by Alexis M. Herman ...