Item #29975 The Negro's Progress in Fifty Years. J. P. Ph D. Lichtenberger, Associate.

The Negro's Progress in Fifty Years

Philadelphia: American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1913.

First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. [1], vi, 244 pages. Burgundy cloth hardcover with gilt lettered title on the spine. Fading to the cloth covers. Front and rear end sheets are foxed. Text edges browned. Shelf wear and some fading to the cloth binding. Both paste downs have a light reddish stain from the cloth on the edges. Top edge stained. Interior contents clean. Previous owner name of E. A. Long written on the front paste down and last name written on the rear paste down. Contents listed in 4 sections: Part I Statistical; Part II Business Activities and Labor Conditions; Part III Social Conditions and Problems; Part IV Educational Progress and Need. A variety of essays included in this work. Some of the contributors include Booker T. Washington, Tuskegee Institute; W.E. Du Bois (Editor of the Crisis); L. H. Hammond, Paine College, Augusta, Georgia; J. J. Watson, Ph.D. Macon, Georgia; Howard W. Odum, University of Georgia and many others. Fair. Item #29975

Price: $75.00