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

Overview
Works: 118 works in 436 publications in 1 language and 8,728 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Other
Classifications: E668, 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 )

72 editions published between 1919 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil War and reconstruction in Alabama by Walter L Fleming( Book )

41 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notebook containing copies from the Alabama Review Journal covering the Civil War and Reconstruction
Documentary history of Reconstruction: political, military, social, religious, educational & industrial, 1865 to the present time by Walter L Fleming( Book )

35 editions published between 1906 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains a study of the problems associated with the Reconstruction era, including race relations, political morality, economic, educational and religious matters in the South
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 )

11 editions published between 1909 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 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
Documentary history of reconstruction : political, military, social, religious, educational & industrial, 1865 to the present time by Walter L Fleming( Book )

33 editions published between 1906 and 2016 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Freedmen's Savings Bank : a chapter in the economic history of the Negro race by Walter L Fleming( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 2001 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary history of Reconstruction: political, military, social, religious, educational, and industrial, 1865 to 1906 by Walter L Fleming( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 333 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 held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An insider's Klan-sympathetic account of the origin, development, and dismantling of the KKK during Reconstruction
Louisiana state university, 1860-1896 by Walter L Fleming( Book )

5 editions published between 1936 and 2012 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immigration to the southern states by Walter L Fleming( Book )

4 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents relating to reconstruction by Walter L Fleming( Book )

8 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson Davis's camel experiment by Walter L Fleming( Book )

5 editions published in 1909 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 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General W.T. Sherman as college president by Walter L Fleming( Book )

4 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 43 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

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

The Confederacy and Reconstruction by Nathaniel W Stephenson( Book )

7 editions published between 1919 and 1926 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Confederacy and reconstruction. Part 1: The Day of the confederacy by Nathaniel W Stephenson( Book )

3 editions published between 1919 and 1926 in English and held by 35 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 30 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
 
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Alternative Names
Fleming, Walter L.

Fleming, Walter Lynwood.

Fleming, Walter Lynwood 1874-1932

Walter Lynwood Fleming American historian

Walter Lynwood Fleming Amerikaans historicus (-)

Walter Lynwood Fleming Amerikaans historicus (1874-1932)

Walter Lynwood Fleming historiador estadounidense

Languages
English (294)

Covers
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