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Author Sartain, Lee
Title Invisible activists : women of the Louisiana NAACP and the struggle for civil rights, 1915-1945 / Lee Sartain
Imprint Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2007
book jacket
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  323.1196 Sa771 2007    AVAILABLE  -  30500101323833
Descript 212 p. ; 24 cm
Note "Winner of the Jules and Frances Landry Award for 2007"--P. [i]
Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-204) and index
Introduction -- Weapons of the utmost value : NAACP organizational history, 1909-1945 -- The sympathy of women : Black women's involvement in Louisiana civil rights up to 1920 -- Destined to bring splendid results : NAACP women's auxiliaries and networks, 1921-1945 -- God's valiant minority : teachers and civil rights -- Leaders who persevere : elected officials -- We are but Americans : Miss Georgia M. Johnson -- Conclusion
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Subject African American women civil rights workers -- Louisiana -- History -- 20th century
African American women political activists -- Louisiana -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Louisiana -- History -- 20th century
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights movements -- Louisiana -- History -- 20th century
Louisiana -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century
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