African American She-roes of the late 19th Century.
They face no easy task right after the Civil War when so many of
their people were destitute. The freedmen often had no homes, no education
and limited prospects. These women gave their all to advance the race
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Author: Majors, Monroe A. (Monroe Alphus), b. 1864; Vivian, C. T., former owner. GEU
Subject: African American women; African Americans
Publisher: Chicago : Donohue & Henneberry
Digitizing sponsor: Emory University, Manuscript Archive and Rare Books Library
Book contributor: Emory University, Manuscript Archive and Rare Books Library
Collection: africanamericanliterature; emory; americana