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The Resource Through many dangers, toils and snares : black leadership in Texas, 1868-1898, Merline Pitre

Through many dangers, toils and snares : black leadership in Texas, 1868-1898, Merline Pitre

Label
Through many dangers, toils and snares : black leadership in Texas, 1868-1898
Title
Through many dangers, toils and snares
Title remainder
black leadership in Texas, 1868-1898
Statement of responsibility
Merline Pitre
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
Dewey number
305.896/073076409034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.93.T4
LC item number
P57 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Through many dangers, toils and snares : black leadership in Texas, 1868-1898, Merline Pitre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle in previous editions varies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by W. Marvin Dulaney -- Preface to the new edition -- Introduction -- The toils -- The making of biographical profiles -- The Constitutional Convention of 1868-1869 -- The Reconstruction legislature -- Blacks at the crossroad 1872-1875 -- The post-Reconstruction legislatures -- The snares -- White over black in party conventions -- A thorn in the side -- Miscalculation or manipulation -- Fusion or fission -- The danger -- Methods of removal -- Rejection, reduction, retrenchment -- The personalities -- Neither all good nor all bad -- A preview -- Matthew Gaines: the militant -- George T. Ruby: the party loyalist -- Richard Allen: the opportunist -- Robert Lloyd Smith: the accommodationist -- Norris Wright Cuney: the climber of sorts -- Postscript -- Appendix A: Roster of black legislators of Texas -- Appendix B: Roster of black legislators' committee assignments -- Appendix C: Black legislators who were delegates at Republican national conventions -- Appendix D: Summary of background of Texas black politicians, 1868-1890 -- Appendix E: Twentieth century black legislators -- Appendix G: A thirty year comparison of the 19th and 20th century legislators -- Appendix H: Correspondence of a black lawmaker
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xviii, 296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781623494827
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016007617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951506740
  • (OCoLC)ocn951506740
  • 2637126
Label
Through many dangers, toils and snares : black leadership in Texas, 1868-1898, Merline Pitre
Publication
Note
Subtitle in previous editions varies
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-291) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by W. Marvin Dulaney -- Preface to the new edition -- Introduction -- The toils -- The making of biographical profiles -- The Constitutional Convention of 1868-1869 -- The Reconstruction legislature -- Blacks at the crossroad 1872-1875 -- The post-Reconstruction legislatures -- The snares -- White over black in party conventions -- A thorn in the side -- Miscalculation or manipulation -- Fusion or fission -- The danger -- Methods of removal -- Rejection, reduction, retrenchment -- The personalities -- Neither all good nor all bad -- A preview -- Matthew Gaines: the militant -- George T. Ruby: the party loyalist -- Richard Allen: the opportunist -- Robert Lloyd Smith: the accommodationist -- Norris Wright Cuney: the climber of sorts -- Postscript -- Appendix A: Roster of black legislators of Texas -- Appendix B: Roster of black legislators' committee assignments -- Appendix C: Black legislators who were delegates at Republican national conventions -- Appendix D: Summary of background of Texas black politicians, 1868-1890 -- Appendix E: Twentieth century black legislators -- Appendix G: A thirty year comparison of the 19th and 20th century legislators -- Appendix H: Correspondence of a black lawmaker
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xviii, 296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781623494827
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016007617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951506740
  • (OCoLC)ocn951506740
  • 2637126

Library Locations

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