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White, Walter 1893-1955

Overview
Works: 278 works in 526 publications in 4 languages and 13,866 library holdings
Genres: History  Archives  Sources  Biography  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Psychological fiction  Speeches  Conference papers and proceedings  Constitution 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Honoree
Classifications: E185.5, 323.092
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Publications about Walter White
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Rope and faggot by Walter White( Book )
27 editions published between 1929 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
A man called White, the autobiography of Walter White by Walter White( Book )
23 editions published between 1948 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 libraries worldwide
How far the promised land? by Walter White( Book )
16 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 741 libraries worldwide
The fire in the flint by Walter White( Book )
31 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 640 libraries worldwide
A rising wind by Walter White( Book )
12 editions published between 1945 and 1971 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Flight by Walter White( Book )
21 editions published between 1926 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 libraries worldwide
Published amid controversy in 1926, FLIGHT focuses on the dilemma of Mimi Daquin, a New Orleans creole who, for a time, passes as white. An unexpected pregnancy causes Mimi to abandon her prosperous family and move to Harlem. Racial attitudes of the times--by both whites and blacks--are compellingly portrayed by author Walter White (1893-1955), a blond-haired, blue-eyed black man and NAACP activist
NAACP 1940-55 ( Book )
16 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, and clippings regarding the exclusion of blacks from building trades unions; the implications of the civil rights movement and the loyalty-security program for the labor movement; and NAACP solicitation of contribution from AFL. Principal correspondents: Walter White, John L. Lewis, George Meany
Growing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoods ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
A classic work on the African-American experience is revised for the nineties with essays reflecting the concerns of black children from the last three decades and commentary from today's sports stars, politicians, and inner-city gang members
General office file by National Association for the Advancement of Colored People( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Major topics: National Negro Insurance Association. Principal correspondents: Louis C. Blount; Walter White
NAACP 1940-55 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Correspondence and memoranda regarding: employment discrimination, teaching; United States Employment Service; steering black women into domestic service. Principal correspondents: Lila B. Terhune, Walter White, J.C. McKelvie
The Harlem Renaissance : an anthology by Cary D Wintz( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Included in this volume are Paul Laurence Dunbar's poems; Charles W. Chesnutt's "The Wife of his youth"; A criticism and assessment by William Dean Howells; W.E.B. du Bois' poems and The quest of the silver fleece; James Weldon Johnson's poems and The autobiography of an ex-colored man; Claude McKay's poems; Jean Toomer's Cane; Jessie Fauset's There is confusion; Walter White's The fire in the flint; The Civic Club Dinner; Alain Locke's Survey graphic -- Harlem: Mecca of the new Negro, and The new Negro; The Opportunity literary contest; Carl Van Vechten's Nigger heaven; Fire!!; Langston Hughes' The Negro artist and the racial mountain; W.E.B. du Bois on Artistic freedom and responsibility; Langston Hughes' poems, 1922-1930; Countee Cullen's poems from Color; James Weldon Johnson's God's trombones; Claude McKay's Home to Harlem and two reviews; Nell Larsen's Passing; Wallace Thurman's The blacker the berry; Langston Hughes' Not without laughter; Alain Locke's This year of grace; Arna Bontemps' God sends Sunday; Sterling Brown's Poems from Southern Road; Langston Hughes' A "social poet"; Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and men; and Criticism from The new challenge
What caused the Detroit riot? : an analysis by Walter White( Book )
5 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
The Negro's contribution to American culture : the sudden flowering of a genius-laden artistic movement by Walter White( Book )
3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Civil rights fifty years of fighting by Walter White( file )
4 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
In search of democracy : the NAACP writings of James Weldon Johnson, Walter White, and Roy Wilkins (1920-1977) by Sondra K Wilson( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"The NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization. Founded in 1909, it's progressive and ambitious agenda has challenged white supremacy, helped to defeat legal segregation, and sparked some of the most significant equal rights legislation of the twentieth century. In this engrossing collection of editorials, petitions, reports and speeches, archivist Sondra Kathryn Wilson delineates fifty-seven years of the NAACP's program under the successive direction of James Weldon Johnson, Walter White, and Roy Wilkins. By gathering the public writings of these heroic figures, she has created a narrative that spans more than half a century of racial conflict and civil rights history."--Jacket
White : the biography of Walter White, Mr. NAACP by Kenneth Robert Janken( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"In this major political biography of one of America's most important civil rights figures, Kenneth Robert Janken breaks important new ground in the history of the struggle for racial justice in the United States." "Deeply researched and richly documented, White's biography provides a revealing perspective on the leading political and cultural figures of his time - including W.E.B. Du Bois, Eleanor Roosevelt, and James Weldon Johnson - and an unrivalled glimpse into the contentious world of civil rights politics and activism in the pre-civil rights era."--Jacket
Selections from the papers of Oscar L. Chapman at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( file )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Selections from the President's personal file in the White House central files at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( file )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Selections from the papers of J. Howard McGrath at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( file )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Memorandum to the War Department from Walter White Subject: Observations in the North African and Middle European theater of operations by Walter White( file )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Walter Francis White American civil rights activist
Walter Francis White amerikanischer Bürgerrechtler
Walter White
White, Walter
White, Walter 1893-1955
White, Walter F. 1893-1955
White, Walter Francis 1893-1955
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Languages
English (232)
Japanese (5)
French (4)
Russian (1)
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