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Collection Highlights – Black History Month

Posted Feb 5, 2018

Our latest Collection Highlights are on display in the glass case in the library lobby. We are featuring highlights from our collection in honor of Black History Month.

“Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by Black Americans and a time to pay tribute to the extraordinary and critical role African Americans have played in shaping U.S. history.”

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Photo of the materials listed below

The items on display are:

  • Love of freedom: Black women in colonial and revolutionary New England by Catherine Adams and Elizabeth H. Pleck - Stacks E 443 A33 2010  
  • A voice that could stir an army: Fannie Lou Hamer and the rhetoric of the Black freedom movement by Maegan Parker Brooks - Stacks E 185.97 H35 B76 2014
  • Boycotts, buses, and passes: Black women's resistance in the U.S. South and South Africa by Pamela E. Brooks - Stacks E 185.86 B696 2008                                                
  • NAACP youth and the fight for black freedom, 1936-1965 by Thomas L. Bynum - Stacks E 185.5 N276 B86 2013
  • Harlem's Rattlers and the Great War: the undaunted 369th Regiment and the African American quest for equality by Jeffrey T. Sammons and John H. Morrow, Jr. - Stacks D 570.33 369th S25 2014
  • All for civil rights: African American lawyers in South Carolina, 1868-1968 by W. Lewis Burke - Stacks KF 354 S6 B87 2017
  • Out of the shadows: a biographical history of African American athletes edited by David K. Wiggins - Stacks GV 697 A1 W534 2006