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Titles for African-American History

Acting Up and Getting Down: Plays by African-American Texans
by Sandra M. Mayo and Elvin Holt
Z UA380.8 AC84up
Texas Documents Collection

African-Americans in South Texas History
by Bruce A. Glasrud
Z TA475.8 G463af
Texas Documents Collection

African-Americans in Texas: A Lasting Legacy
by the Texas Historical Commission
H2000.8 AF833AM 2010
Texas Documents Collection

African-Americans of Houston
by Ronald E. Goodwin
976.4141 G636af
Main Collection

The Other Great Migration: The Movement of Rural
African Americans to Houston, 1900-1941

by Bernadette Pruitt
Z TA475.8 P952ot
Texas Documents Collection

The Battle for the Black Ballot: Smith v. Allwright and the
Defeat of the Texas All-White Primary

by  Charles L. Zelden
342.7307 Z375b
Main Collection

Behold the People: R.C. Hickman's Photographs of Black Dallas, 1949-1961
by  R.C. Hickman
976.42812 H528B OVER-L
Main Collection

As We Lived:  Stories by Black Storytellers
by Jakie L. Pruett with Everett B. Cole
305.896073 P952A
Main Collection

A History of Fort Worth in Black & White: 165 Years of African-American Life
by Richard Selcer
Z N745.8 SE48hi
Texas Documents Collection 

The Bell Rings at Four: A Black Teacher's Chronicle of Change
by Sandra M. Mayo and Elvin Holt
371.1 R561B
Main Collection

Black Dixie: Afro-Texan History and Culture in Houston
by Howard Beeth
Z TA475.8 B393B
Texas Documents Collection

Black Leaders: Texans for Their Times
by Alwyn Barr and Robert A. Calvert
920 B561
Main Collection

Black Texans: A History of African Americans in Texas, 1528-1995
by Alwyn Barr
301.45196 B27 1996
Main Collection

Freedom Colonies: Independent Black Texans in the Time of Jim Crow
by Bernadette Pruitt
Z TA475.8 P952ot
Texas Documents Collection

Black Women in Texas History
by Glasrud, Bruce A.
Z TA475.8 B561WO
Texas Documents Collection

In Search of the Blues: A Journey to the Soul of Black Texas
by John Mason Brewer
Z UA380.8 M668IN
Texas Documents Collection

From Slave to Statesman: The Legacy of Joshua Houston,
Servant to Sam Houston

by Patricia Smith Prather & Jane Clements Monday
923.2764 H818P
Main Collection

Austin's Rosewood Neighborhood
by Jane H. Rivera, PhD and Gilberto C. Rivera.
976.431 R524au
Main Collection

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Titles for African-American Genealogy

GENERAL REFERENCE

A Student's Guide to African American Genealogy
by Anne E. Johnson and Adam Merton Cooper
929.1 J630st
Genealogy Collection

Slave Genealogy: A Research Guide with Case Studies
by David H. Streets
929.1 ST83S
Genealogy Collection

Generations Past: A Selected List of Sources for Afro-American Genealogical Research
by Sandra M. Lawson
973 L447G
Genealogy Collection

Black Genealogy: Basic Steps to Research
by Bill R. Linder
973 L643B
Genealogy Collection

Black Family Research: Records of Post-Civil War Federal
Agencies at the National Archives
by Reginald Washington
AE 1.124:108/2010
U.S. Documents Collection

 

OTHER STATES

Somebody Knows My Name: Marriages of Freed People in
North Carolina County by County

by Barnetta McGhee White
975.6 W582s V.1-V.3
Genealogy Collection

Henry County, Georgia, 1821-1894 : Marriage, Colored/Freedman Record of Sales, Inventory and Wills
by Freda Reid Turner
975.8435 T853h
Genealogy Collection


TEXAS

Nacogdoches County, Texas: The Back Marriages, 1866-1874
by Linda Ericson Devereaux
976.4182 D493n
Genealogy Collection

A History of African-American Families and Slaveholders in Cass County, East Texas, from the Colonial Days and Slavery to the 21st Century
by Darelene Warren Rothwell
976.4195 W255h
Genealogy Collection

Canebrake Settlements: Colonists, Plantations, Churches, 1822-1870, Matagorda County, Texas: A Study of Plantations on Caney Creek: Inception of African American Settlements
by Mary McAllister Ingram
976.4132 IN48
Genealogy Collection

Walker County, Texas Black Cemeteries
by  Ruth Stubblefield
976.4169 W151wb 1
Genealogy Collection

No Land, Only Slaves!
by  Edith Smith
976.400496 SM55n
Genealogy Collection

Erath County, Texas Census Records: Including the 1860 and 1870 Federal Census, the 1860 Slave List, and the 1867
Voter's Registration

by Weldon I. Hudson
976.4551 H869E
Genealogy Collection

Gone to Texas: Genealogical Abstracts from "The Telegraph & Texas Register", 1835-1841
by Kevin Ladd
976.4 L121G
Genealogy Collection

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