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Author Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931.

Title The Memphis diary of Ida B. Wells / edited by Miriam DeCosta-Willis ; foreword by Mary Helen Washington ; afterword by Dorothy Sterling.

Imprint Boston : Beacon Press, ©1995.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  323.092 W453M    Check Shelf
Description xxiv, 214 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Black women writers series
Black women writers series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-206) and index.
Contents From a butterfly schoolgirl to a genuine woman -- Exorcising the demon of unrest and dissatisfaction -- Standing face to face with twenty-five years of life ; The 1893 travel diary of Ida B. Wells ; The 1930 Chicago diary of Ida B. Wells-Barnett ; Selected articles, 1885-1888.
Summary The diaries of Wells, a noted journalist and activist, reveal nineteenth- and twentieth-century black life in a major southern city.
Subject Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931 -- Diaries.
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931 -- Homes and haunts -- Tennessee -- Memphis.
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931 (OCoLC)fst00005651
African American women civil rights workers -- Diaries.
Civil rights workers -- United States -- Diaries.
Memphis (Tenn.) -- Race relations.
African American women civil rights workers. (OCoLC)fst00799481
Civil rights workers. (OCoLC)fst00862721
Homes. (OCoLC)fst01353235
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
Tennessee -- Memphis. (OCoLC)fst01204194
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Autobiographies. (OCoLC)fst01919894
Diaries. (OCoLC)fst01423794
Added Author DeCosta-Willis, Miriam.
Other Form: Online version: Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931. Memphis diary of Ida B. Wells. Boston : Beacon Press, ©1995 (OCoLC)652264012
ISBN 0807070645
0807070653 (pbk.)
9780807070659 (pbk.)
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