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Fleming, Walter L. (Walter Lynwood) 1874-1932

Overview
Works: 104 works in 367 publications in 1 language and 8,543 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: E173, 973.8
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Most widely held works about Walter L Fleming
 
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Most widely held works by Walter L Fleming
The sequel of Appomattox : a chronicle of the reunion of the states by Walter L Fleming( Book )
64 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and held by 2,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary history of Reconstruction: political, military, social, religious, educational & industrial, 1865 to the present time by Walter L Fleming( Book )
37 editions published between 1906 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Civil War and reconstruction in Alabama by Walter L Fleming( Book )
32 editions published between 1905 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The South in the building of the nation : a history of the southern states designed to record the South's part in the making of the American nation ; to portray the character and genius, to chronicle the achievements and progress and to illustrate the life and traditions of the southern people by Walter L Fleming( Book )
10 editions published between 1909 and 2002 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the states, v.1--History of the states, v.2--History of the states, v.3--Polital history, v.4--Economic history 1607-1865, v.5--Economic history 1865-1909, v.6--History of the Intellectual life, v.7--History of southern fiction, v.8--History of southern oratory, v.9--History of the social life, v.10--Southern Biography, v.11--Southern Biography, v.12--Index and study courses
The Freedmen's Savings Bank : a chapter in the economic history of the Negro race by Walter L Fleming( Book )
17 editions published between 1904 and 1970 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ku Klux Klan : its origin, growth, and disbandment by John C Lester( Book )
26 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Om den ældste Ku Klux Klan i USA i 1860'erne og 1870'erne
Documentary history of Reconstruction: political, military, social, religious, educational, and industrial, 1865 to 1906 by Walter L Fleming( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louisiana state university, 1860-1896 by Walter L Fleming( Book )
7 editions published in 1936 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Immigration to the southern states by Walter L Fleming( Book )
3 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents relating to reconstruction by Walter L Fleming( Book )
7 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Pap" Singleton, the Moses of the colored exodus by Walter L Fleming( Book )
4 editions published between 1909 and 2003 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born Benjamin Singleton in 1809 in Nashville, Tenn., he was called "Pap" by those who knew him, due to his age. During his life as a slave, "Pap" attempted to run away several times, seeing what the free African Americans had in the North. After the Civil War, "Pap" declared that his "mission" was to urge former slaves to save their money and buy homes or plots of land as a way to collectively improve the status of the race. The southern states discouraged this attempt to gain political and industrial freedom, so "Pap" began to look west. Although an uneducated man, he formed and was president of the Real Estate and Homestead Association and looked to Kansas as the new Canaan. He took on the title of the Moses of the Colored Exodus or Father of the Exodus. Many southern ex-slaves followed him to Kansas, but they were less successful than he had hoped and eventually met resistance from working class whites and European immigrants competing for increasingly scarce jobs. It was at this point that "Pap" decided that blacks would never be able to compete equally and thrive in the U.S. and he began to look to Canada or Liberia. Preferring Liberia, he formed the United Transatlantic Society to look into the return to Africa. Many educated blacks, such as Frederick Douglass, tried to discourge the freedmen from following Singleton and, he, in turn, was contemptuous of them and of education in general as a means to improve the race. He spent all of his money on his "mission" and died with little or no money in 1892
Jefferson Davis's camel experiment by Walter L Fleming( Book )
4 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W.T. Sherman as a history teacher by Walter L Fleming( Book )
5 editions published between 1910 and 1911 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jefferson Davis at West Point by Walter L Fleming( Book )
3 editions published between 1908 and 1910 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
General W.T. Sherman as college president by Walter L Fleming( Book )
5 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jefferson Davis, the Negroes and the Negro problem by Walter L Fleming( Book )
3 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ex-slave pension frauds by Walter L Fleming( Book )
3 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Confederacy and reconstruction. Part 1: The Day of the confederacy by Nathaniel W Stephenson( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reconstruction of the seceded states, 1865-76 by Walter L Fleming( Book )
1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fleming, Walter L.
Fleming, Walter Lynwood.
Fleming, Walter Lynwood 1874-1932
Languages
English (252)
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