The Journal of Negro History, Vol. XII, No. 4, October 1927.
Authors in this issue are W.D. Hambly (“Racial Conflict in Africa”); Joseph H. Park (“Thomas Hughes and Slavery”); Francis B. Simkins (“The Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, 1868-1871”); and Zora Neale Hurston (“Cudjo’s Own Story of the Last African Slaver” [Cudjoe Lewis and the slave ship Clotilda]). Other content includes Hurston’s letters on the “Mose Settlement, and Negro Colony in Florida” and “Antislavery Petitions Presented to the Virginia Legislature by Various Counties,” collected by J.H. Johnston. A newspaper clipping of Hurston’s 1960 obituary is laid in. The Journal was co-founded by Jesse E. Moorland and Carter G. Woodson who also co-founded what is now called Black History Month.
Description: The Journal of Negro History, Vol. XII, No. 4, October 1927.
Lancaster, Pa. and Washington, D.C.: The Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, Incorporated. [Reprint edition, ca. 1930s–1940s?]. pp567–719. 8vo. Publisher’s wrappers. Faint foxing to covers; very good.