Great Ambitions: 1896-1909, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: Milestones in Black American History
  • Pierre Hauser
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  • ISBN-10: 1438162510
  • ISBN-13: 9781438162515
  • DDC: 323.1
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Great Ambitions: 1896-1909, part of the Milestones in Black American History series, chronicles the first stirrings of black protest, as political and cultural pioneers such as W.E.B. DuBois, Charles Chesnutt, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and Scott Joplin travel the difficult road from oppression and accommodation to resistance and innovation.

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Milestones in Black American History

Each title covers the contributions of African Americans over a specific time period as they relate to historic milestones toward freedom and equality.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
1: Separate and Unequal: Plessy v. Ferguson.
2: The Age of Accommodation.
3: Jim Crow Spreads.
4: Building Institutions: Education and Entrepreneurialism.
5: New Cultural Frontiers: Emerging Black Artists.
6: Toward Niagara: The Niagara Movement.
7: The Troubles Continue: Racial Tension Escalates.
8: The Birth of the NAACP.
Support Materials.
Further Reading.