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image of Tenth annual conference: The federal child labor bill Program of Tenth Annual Conference on Child Labor, New Orleans, LA., March 15-18, 1914 with a copy of the Federal Chilc Laobr Bill and a memorandum on its constitutionality

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New York: National Child Labor Committee, 1914. Magazine. 78, [vi]p., wraps, illus., very good condition. The child labor bulletin,; vol. 2, no. 4, February 1914. Includes: Lewis W. Hine's "Present conditions in the South" illustrated with his photographs, along with Anna Rochester's "The eight-hour day," Edward N. Clopper "The majesty of the law in Mississippi," Harry M. Bremer "Strawberry… Read more
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image of The Citizen: Official Journal of the Citizens Councils of America. January 1977

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Jackson, MS: Citizens' Councils of America, 1977. Single issue of the slender digest-sized pro-segregation monthly, 31p., very good. The neo-Confederate journal stood for "States rights and racial integrity." Cover depicts Jimmy Carter embracing Martin Luther King Sr., with an article lamenting his election. Another article describes a verdict against the NAACP for its role in leading a boycott in… Read more
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image of The Citizen: Official Journal of the Citizens Councils of America. December 1976

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Jackson, MS: Citizens' Councils of America, 1976. Single issue of the slender digest-sized pro-segregation monthly, 31p., very good except for several titles in the literature list at the end having been crossed out as no longer available. The neo-Confederate journal stood for "States rights and racial integrity." Much on the situation in Port Gibson, where it is reported that… Read more
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image of The Citizen: Official Journal of the Citizens Councils of America. February 1977

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Jackson, MS: Citizens' Councils of America, 1977. Single issue of the slender digest-sized pro-segregation monthly, 31p., very good. The neo-Confederate journal stood for "States rights and racial integrity." Cover depicts Lincoln with his quote, "What I would most desire would be the separation of the white and black races." Includes an article on the case of Republic of New… Read more
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Yazoo: integration in a Deep-Southern town

by Morris, Willie

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Published
1971
ISBN
9780061264009
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$12.00

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New York: Harper's Magazine Press, 1971. Hardcover. [iii] 192p., very good first edition, stated in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Early autobiographical journal by the Southern writer who was raised in Yazoo City, Mississippi and was the editor of Harper's.
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The Reivers, A Reminiscence

by Faulkner, William

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Published
1990
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$25.00

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Shelton CT / New York: The First Edition Library / Random House, 1990. Hardcover. 305p., fine copy of a faithful facsimile; hardbound in red cloth boards ruled in a slightly different red and titled gilt; top edge tinted pinky-red, enclosed in dust jacket and cloth slipcase. We see no flaw; all elements (casebound book, dj, slipcase, the laid-in "publisher's… Read more
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image of Pulitzer Prize 1973. The Optimist's Daughter. Illustrated by Mitchell Hooks. A Limited Edition

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Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1978. 190p., scattered b&w sketch illustrations with a double-spread frontis, titlepage in green and black, an 8.5x5.5 inch hardbound in full reconstituted leather boards gilt. Raised bands, all edges gilt, place-keep ribbon bound in, the full Franklin monty in perfect as-new condition: absolutely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of We Shall Not Be Moved: The Jackson Woolworth's Sit-In and the Movement It Inspired

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Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2013. Hardcover. 340p., pictorial boards, photo section, very good.
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The land where the blues began

by Lomax, Alan

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780679404248
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$25.00

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New York: Pantheon Books, 1993. Hardcover. xv, 539p. + 32p. black/white photos, first edition, very good in a very good dj. On the Mississippi Delta and its music.
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Congressman John E. Rankin, patriot, Christian, statesman

by Smith, Gerald L.K., comp

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Published
1950
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$65.00

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St. Louis, Missouri: Christian Nationalist Crusade, 1950. Pamphlet. 38p., wraps, paper browned, corners slightly bumped else very good conditon, 5.25x7.5 inches. Anti-Semitic racist work, praising Rankin for his opposition to "The Zionist apostate Jews," "All mongrelizers," Walter Winchell and our favorite "His fearless exposure of Albert Einstein, Red agent and propagandist.
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image of Support the United League of Mississippi. Community program [handbill]

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San Francisco: Anti-Bakke Decision Coalition, 1979. 8.5x14 inch handbill printed both sides, very good. Announces an Oakland event featuring Skip Robinson and Lewis Myers, who were touring the west coast to spread word about the situation in Tupelo, Mississippi.
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image of Jimmie Rodgers and the Railroadmen Memorial Day; May 26, 1953, Meridian, Mississippi

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Meridian: Meridian Star and Meridian Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1953. [12p. including covers]8.5x10.75 inches, illustrated with photos of Rodgers, Meridian, MS hoy faloy and performers including Ernest Tubb, Hank Snow, Lefty Frizzell, Minnie Pearl, Roy Acuff, Red Foley etc. very good in original stapled pictorial wraps. Program for the dedication of the Memorial Monument to the late Jimmie… Read more
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image of Black Votes Count; Political Empowerment in Mississippi after 1965

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Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1990. Paperback. xvi, 254p., softbound in 9x6 inch glossy wraps, a perfectly clean sound copy that author Parker has warmly inscribed and signed on the half-title.
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Om Krishna 1: special effects

by Ford, Charles Henri

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Published
1979
ISBN
9780916156374
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$125.00

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Cherry Valley, NY: Cherry Valley Editions, 1979. Paperback. 58p. + [4p] biographical information, chronology, #47/100 copies signed on a tipped-in original color photo, very good first edition in decorative white cloth boards and unclipped white decorative dj. Ford was an American poet, novelist and artist who edited the Surrealist magazine "The View" He was co-author with Parker Tyler of… Read more
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Voluntary resettlement of American Negroes in Africa

by Bilbo, Theodore G.

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Published
1939
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$75.00

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Washington DC: GPO, 1939. 24p., staplebound pamphlet, 9x11 inches. Edgewear at top of front cover, otherwise very good. Text from the Congressional Record of a speech by the senator from Misssissippi calling for African-American "repatriation" in order to prevent the "commingling of the blood streams" and the destruction of white civilization.
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image of Wives, Mothers and other women: poems about women and their issues

Wives, Mothers and other women: poems about women and their issues

by Anderson, Rachell N.

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Published
1988
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Springfield: Marriage and Family Life Education Center, 1988. Paperback. 48p., introduction, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Self-published book by the African American marriage counselor living in Springfield, Illinois. She was born, raised and practiced in Mississippi.
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Wives, Mothers and other women: poems about women and their issues

by Anderson, Rachell N.

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Published
1988
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$40.00

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Springfield: Marriage and Family Life Education Center, 1988. Paperback. 48p., introduction, gift inscription otherwise a very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Self-published book by the African American marriage counselor living in Springfield, Illinois. She was born, raised and practiced in Mississippi.
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image of Administration of justice in Mississippi; a report of the  Mississippi Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

Administration of justice in Mississippi; a report of the Mississippi Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

by Mississippi Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

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Published
1963
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$45.00

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Washington: the Commission, 1963. Pamphlet. 33p., wraps, ex library (newspaper library) with stamp on title page and front wrap, and one page (on police conduct) heavily bracketed in ballpoint; else good condition. Cover title - "Report on Mississippi
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image of Wimminspace News: year 1, vol. 3, August 1992

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Jackson, MS: Wimminspace, 1992. Four panel newsletter, 8.5x11 inches, semi-glossy stock, news, poems, services and resources, ads, very good. Cover story on Marla BB with her "hot" Sassy mama Lesbian Blues By volume they mean issue so the third issue of this newsletter.
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image of Full speed ahead; address to the Annual Youth Awards Dinner at the 60th NAACP Convention, Jackson, Mississippi, July 3, 1969

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New York: NAACP Special Contribution Fund, 1969. 14x15.5" broadside, printed two sides, folded down to apmhplet size with a cover title of "Freedom's Road is Long and Hard.
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