The White Side of a Black Subject, Enlarged and Brought Down to Date. A Vindication of the Afro-American Race. From the Landing of Slaves at St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565, to the Present Time.
The White Side of a Black Subject, Enlarged and Brought Down to Date. A Vindication of the Afro-American Race. From the Landing of Slaves at St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565, to the Present Time.
The White Side of a Black Subject, Enlarged and Brought Down to Date. A Vindication of the Afro-American Race. From the Landing of Slaves at St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565, to the Present Time.
The White Side of a Black Subject, Enlarged and Brought Down to Date. A Vindication of the Afro-American Race. From the Landing of Slaves at St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565, to the Present Time.

The White Side of a Black Subject, Enlarged and Brought Down to Date. A Vindication of the Afro-American Race. From the Landing of Slaves at St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565, to the Present Time.


Good historical survey of the progress African Americans from the days of slavery and the Underground Railroad to the times of cultural uplifting by such figures as Paul Laurence Dunbar, Booker T. Washington, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, and Sojourner Truth.

Includes nine chapters on slavery plus chapters on Civil War soldiers, the “Exodus to the North and West,” “Afro-American Progress Up to Date,” etc. Well illustrated including numerous portraits and views of the “Negro Building, Atlanta Exposition” and “Negro Building, Nashville, Tenn” [Nashville Centennial].


Description: The White Side of a Black Subject, Enlarged and Brought Down to Date. A Vindication of the Afro-American Race. From the Landing of Slaves at St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565, to the Present Time.

Chicago: American Publishing House, 1897 (©1899). First edition. 408pp., copiously illustrated. Black cloth stamped in silver “gilt,” blind ruling. Ownership inscription: “Mrs. Maggie V. Hughes Book. Hendersonville N.C.” Wear to extremities with small loss to head of spine; hinges starting; fair to good.

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Price: $125.00