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The Black Calhouns : from Civil War to civil rights with one African American family

Author: Gail Lumet Buckley
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Gail Lumet Buckley, daughter of actress Lena Horne, delves deeply into her family history, detailing the experiences of an extraordinary African American family from Civil War to civil rights.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Nonfiction
History
Biography
Named Person: Calhoun family.; Gail Lumet Buckley; Gail Lumet Buckley; Calhoun family.; Gail Lumet Buckley
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Lumet Buckley
ISBN: 9780802124548 0802124542
OCLC Number: 935712625
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Genealogical tables on lining papers.
Description: viii, 353 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: South/Reconstruction, 1865-1876 : morning, 1860s --
South/Reconstruction : noon, 1870s --
South/Reconstruction : night, 1880s --
North/1900-1919 : the new Negro --
South/1900-1919 : the new South --
North/1920s : Harlem Renaissance --
South/1920s : terror --
North and South/1930s : Lena and Frank --
North/1940s : movie star year --
South/1940s : war brides --
North/1950s : blacks and blacklisting --
South/1950s : postwar --
North/1960s : overcoming --
Coda: 1980s honors/North : Lena --
Coda: 1980s honors/South : Dr. Homer E. Nash.
Responsibility: Gail Lumet Buckley.
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Gail Lumet Buckley, daughter of actress Lena Horne, delves deeply into her family history, detailing the experiences of an extraordinary African American family from Civil War to civil rights.

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