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Author Buckley, Gail Lumet, 1937- author.

Title The Black Calhouns : from Civil War to civil rights, with one African American family / Gail Lumet Buckley.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2016]
©2016

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Calhoun Family BUC    Available
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Edition First edition.
Description viii, 353 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, genealogical tables, portraits ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent.
unmediated n rdamedia.
volume nc rdacarrier.
Note Genealogical tables on lining papers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-328) and index.
Contents South/Reconstruction, 1865-1876 : morning, 1860s -- South/Reconstruction : noon, 1870s -- South/Reconstruction : night, 1880s -- North/1900-1919 : the new Negro -- South/1900-1919 : the new South -- North/1920s : Harlem Renaissance -- South/1920s : terror -- North and South/1930s : Lena and Frank -- North/1940s : movie star year -- South/1940s : war brides -- North/1950s : Blacks and blacklisting -- South/1950s : postwar -- North/1960s : overcoming -- Coda/1980s honors/North : Lena -- Coda/1980s honors/South : Dr. Homer E. Nash.
Summary Gail Lumet Buckley, daughter of actress Lena Horne, delves deeply into her family history, detailing the experiences of an extraordinary African American family from Civil War to civil rights.
Subject Calhoun family.
Buckley, Gail Lumet, 1937- -- Family.
African Americans -- Georgia -- Biography.
African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
African American families -- Georgia -- History.
African American families -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
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