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Our American sisters

Our American sisters

women in American life and thought

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Published by D.C. Heath in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- United States -- History.,
    • Women -- United States -- Social conditions.,
    • Feminism -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statement[edited by] Jean E. Friedman, William G. Shade, Mary Jane Capozzoli.
      ContributionsFriedman, Jean E., Shade, William G., Capozzoli, Mary Jane.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1410 .O97 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 572 p. :
      Number of Pages572
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2748108M
      ISBN 100669110205
      LC Control Number86081268

      Tells the story of Sadie and Bessie Delany, two African-American (they preferred "colored") sisters who both lived past the age of They grew up on a North Carolina college campus, the daughters of the first African-American Episcopal bishop, who was born a . Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters First Years Sarah Louise Delany, Author, A. Elizabeth Delany, Author, Paul De Angelis, Editor Kodansha America Inc $20 (p) ISBN More By. Synopsis. Based on the best-selling book by Sarah L. Delany and A. Elizabeth Delany with Amy Hill Hearth, which was later adapted into a Broadway play, Having Our Say tells the true story of the Delany Sisters, two African-American women who were fathered by a former slave, went on to attend college, and witnessed the slow but steady advance of civil rights in America before a reporter for The.


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