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cover of Chicago Sun editorials on police lawlessness in the shooting to death of Elmo Vasser, Jr. [handbill]

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Chicago, IL: Chicago Civil Liberties Committee, 1943. Handbill. 8.5x11 inch handbill; paper toned, "Afr.-Am." penciled at top, year penciled in lower right corner. Quotes from seven editorials that appeared between May and August, regarding the shooting of a 16-year-old boy.
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cover of The Black Panther Intercommunal News Service. Vol. VII, no. 20. Saturday, January 8, 1972

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Oakland: Black Panther Party, 1972. Newspaper. 20p. illus. tabloid newspaper; Faint horizontal fold, very good. Emory Douglas poster on rear cover. Special supplement on the "State of the Struggle.
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$145.00
cover of Ebony. Volume 17 no. 2 (December 1961)

Ebony. Volume 17 no. 2 (December 1961)

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1961
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$100.00

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Chicago: Johnson Publishing Co, 1961. Magazine. 156p. staplebound magazine, mildly worn, address label on cover. Profusely illustrated. Cover story on a "Brainy as well as beautiful" engineer: "Guided missiles surround La Bonnie Bianchi as she makes her way pensively to her desk at the Martin Marietta Co.
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cover of Ebony. Volume 4, no. 10 (August 1949)

Ebony. Volume 4, no. 10 (August 1949)

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1949
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$50.00

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Chicago: Johnson Publishing Co, 1949. Magazine. 66p. staplebound magazine, vertical crease, pen scribble on cover, some corner wear. Profusely illustrated. Cover story on Lionel Hampton, the jazz musician and band leader.
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cover of The Black Panther Intercommunal News Service. Vol. VII, no. 20. Saturday, January 8, 1972

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Oakland: Black Panther Party, 1972. Newspaper. 20p. illus. tabloid newspaper; horizontal fold, some uneven toning and edgewear. Emory Douglas poster on rear cover. Special supplement on the "State of the Struggle.
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cover of The Black Panther Intercommunal News Service. Vol. VI, no. 26, Saturday, July 24, 1971

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Oakland: Black Panther Party, 1971. Newspaper. 20p. illus. tabloid format newspaper, evenly toned, faint horizontal fold, very good. Emory Douglas poster on the rear cover. Cover story on 17-year-old Marie Hill, sentenced to death in North Carolina for shooting a white store owner rumored to prey on young Black women.
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cover of Freedomways; a quarterly review of the freedom movement, vol. 24, no. 4, Fourth Quarter 1984

Freedomways; a quarterly review of the freedom movement, vol. 24, no. 4, Fourth Quarter 1984

by Jackson, Esther, Jean Carey Bond, eds

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1984
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New York: Freedomways Associates, 1984. Magazine. pp226-288., stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, wraps lightly worn, front wrap has a pencil notation and a label pointing out the Killens story, else very good condition. Includes part two of the novella "Run Like Hell and Holler Fire!" by John O. Killens.
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cover of Ebony. Volume 4, no. 11 (September 1949)

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Chicago: Johnson Publishing Co, 1949. Magazine. 70p. staplebound magazine, somewhat foxed, some corner wear including a crease to the cover. Profusely illustrated. Includes a "Gallery of Negro Boxing Champs," with cover photo of Ray Robinson and his wife. Also includes an article on "How gangsters took over the band business.
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cover of Bibliography of Black Music Volume 1: Reference Materials -[with]- Bibliography of Black Music Volume 2: Afro-American Idioms

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Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1981. Hardcover. Respectively: xvii, 124p., xvii, 220p., no illustrations, matching format black cloth boards lettered gilt, text reproduced from keyboard-set mss, covers a little rubbed with a small bump to the heel of v.1, clean, unmarked and sound, very good copies. The pair: The Greenwood encyclopedia of Black Music, volumes 1 and 2.
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cover of Sinister Wisdom: #28, Winter 1985

Sinister Wisdom: #28, Winter 1985

by Kaye/Kantrowitz, Melanie, editor and publisher, Cheryl Clarke, Jewelle Gomez, Elana Dykewomon, Sandy Boucher, et al.

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1985
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Rockland, ME: Sinister Wisdom, 1985. Magazine. 128p., drawings, photographs, poetry, fiction, reviews, wraps lightly soiled, else very good condition. Contributors include Lesléa Newman, Minnie Bruce Pratt, Gloria Anzaldúa, SDIane Bogus, and Judy Grahn.
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cover of Jury Discrimination: The Supreme Court, Public Opinion, and a Grassroots Fight for Racial Equality in Mississippi

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Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2010. Hardcover. ix, 325p., very good condition in like dj. Studies in the Legal History of the South.
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cover of The Black Panther Intercommunal News Service. Vol. VI, no. 26, Saturday, July 24, 1971

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Oakland: Black Panther Party, 1971. Newspaper. 20p. illus. tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold, some stains, closed edge tear to front cover. Emory Douglas poster on the rear cover. Cover story on 17-year-old Marie Hill, sentenced to death in North Carolina for shooting a white store owner rumored to prey on young Black women.
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cover of Black days, black dust; the memories of an African American coal miner. As told to S.L. Gardner

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Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 2002. Paperback. xvi, 255p., wraps, previous owners name on half-title page else very good condition.
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cover of Freedomways; a quarterly review of the freedom movement, vol. 24, no. 4, Fourth Quarter 1984

Freedomways; a quarterly review of the freedom movement, vol. 24, no. 4, Fourth Quarter 1984

by Jackson, Esther, Jean Carey Bond, eds

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1984
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New York: Freedomways Associates, 1984. Magazine. pp226-288., stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, wraps lightly worn, small dampstain along stapled edge, else very good condition. Includes part two of the novella "Run Like Hell and Holler Fire!" by John O. Killens.
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cover of Memphis Tennessee Garrison, the remarkable story of a Black Appalachian woman. Historical afterword by Joe W. Turner

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Athens: Ohio University Press, 2001. Paperback. xxxiv, 249p., wraps, signed by Bickley on the title page, very good condition. Based in West Virginia, Garrison was involved in the black coal mining community, union activities, and the NAACP.
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cover of Finally got the news! The printed legacy of the US Radical Left, 1970-1979

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New York: Interference Archive, 2017. Paperback. 250p., wraps, first few pages stained and wrinkled in the upper right hand corner else good condition, color illustrations on varicolored paperstocks. Essays on major movements including Black, Gay, Feminist, Anarchist, Marxist-Leninist and other trends, profusely illustrated in color with examples of leaflets, posters, pamphlets and other ephemera. Contributors include Dan La Botz,… Read more
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cover of Where are they now? A study of the impact of relocation on former residents of Southwest Washington who were served in an HWC demonstration project

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Washington DC: Health and Welfare Council of the National Capital Area, 1969. Paperback. 148p., wraps, very good condition, second printing - first published in 1966.
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cover of Roots of Disorder: Race and Criminal Justice in the American South, 1817-80

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Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. Paperback. xiv, 267p., wraps, 6x9 inches, illus., very good condition. Focuses on the community of Vicksburg, Mississippi. An Illini Book.
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cover of Speak Out. No. 12 (June 1967)

Speak Out. No. 12 (June 1967)

by Glaberman, Martin, editor

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Published
1967
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Detroit: Facing Reality Publishing Committee, 1967. Pamphlet. 15p., 8.5x11 inch mimeographed sheets; corner staple removed, replaced by a paper clip with a slight rust stain, minor toning around edges, else in very good condition.
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cover of Freedomways; a quarterly review of the freedom movement, vol. 24, no. 2, Second Quarter 1984

Freedomways; a quarterly review of the freedom movement, vol. 24, no. 2, Second Quarter 1984

by Jackson, Esther, Jean Carey Bond, eds

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1984
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New York: Freedomways Associates, 1984. Magazine. pp 82-160, stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, wraps lightly shelfworn and soiled, small stain on front wrap, else very good condition. Poetry by Alice Walker, Geoffrey Jacques on the rise and fall of modern jazz, and more. Cover photo of John Coltrane.
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