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African American History Resources
General History and Background

The African American Experience in Texas: An Anthology. Ed. by Bruce A. Glasrud and James M. Smallwood. (Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2007).

African Americans in Texas: Historic and Cultural Legacies. Texas Historical Commission. (Austin: The Commission, 1998?).

Barr, Alwyn, "Advancing from History's Hollow to History's Mountain: Sources on African American History in Texas," East Texas Historical Journal 38, no. 1 (2000).

__________, "African Americans in Texas: From Stereotypes to Diverse Roles," in Texas through Time: Evolving Interpretations. Ed. Walter L. Buenger and Robert A. Calvert. (College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 1991).

__________. The African Texans. (College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 2004).

__________, "Black Migration into Southwestern Cities, 1865–1900," in Essays on Southern History: Written in Honor of Barnes F. Lathrop. Contributions by Alwyn Barr, et al. Ed. by Gary W. Gallagher. (Austin: General Libraries, University of Texas at Austin, 1980). [Houston and San Antonio]

__________. Black Texans: A History of African Americans in Texas, 1528–1995. 2. ed. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1996).

Blacks in East Texas History: Selections from the East Texas Historical Journal.; Ed. by Bruce A. Glasrud and Archie P. McDonald.; Foreword by Cary D. Wintz.; With contributions by Alwyn Barr, et al. (College Station: Texas A & M Press, 2008).

__________, "Blacks in Southwestern Cities: An Introduction," Red River Valley Historical Review 6, no. 2 (Spring, 1981).

Bennett, Lerone, Jr. Before the Mayflower: A History of the Negro in America, 1619–1964. Rev. ed. (Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1966, c1964).

"Black America" special issue: Social Science Quarterly 49, no. 3 (December, 1968).

Black History Presentation. A Lincoln Magnet Production. (Dallas: Lincoln High School, 1986). [videocassette]

Black Leaders of the Twentieth Century. Ed. by John Hope Franklin and August Meier. (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1982).

Broom, Leonard, and Norval D. Glenn. Transformation of the Negro American. (Evanston, IL: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1965).

Brophy, William J. The Black Texan, 1900–1950; a Quantitative History. (Nashville: [Thesis, Vanderbilt University] 1974).

Brown, Ina C. The Story of the American Negro. (New York: Friendship Press, 1936).

Du Bois, W. E. B. The Souls of Black Folk; Essays and Sketches. (New York: Blue Heron Press, 1953).

__________. What the Negro Has Done for the United States and Texas. (Washington, D. C.: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1936).

Earnest, Frank B. The Old Time Southern Negro; a Lecture. (San Antonio: Passing Show Printing Co., 19??).

Ethnic Genealogy: A Research Guide. Ed. by Jessie Carney Smith. Foreword by Alex Haley. (Westport, CN: Greenwood Press, 1983).

Feagin, Joe R., and Melvin P. Sikes. Living with Racism: The Black Middle–class Experience. (Boston: Beacon Press, 1994).

Franklin, John Hope. From Slavery to Freedom; a History of Negro Americans. 3. ed. rev. and enl. (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1967).

Glasrud, Bruce A., "The African American Experience in South Texas: An Overview," Journal of South Texas 22, no. 2 (Fall, 2009).

__________,  "Bibliophiling West Texas Black American History," Journal of Big Bend Studies 20 (2008).

__________. Black Texans, 1900–1930: A History. (Lubbock [Thesis, Texas Tech University] 1969).

__________, "Black Texas History: A Selected Bibliography," in The African American Experience in Texas: An Anthology. Ed. by Bruce A. Glasrud and James M. Smallwood. (Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2007).

__________. Exploring the Afro-Texas Experience: A Bibliography of Secondary Sources about Black Texans. (Alpine: Sul Ross State University, Center for Big Bend Studies, 2000).

__________, and Archie P. McDonald, "East Texas Black History and the East Texas Historical Association," in Blacks in East Texas History: Selections from the East Texas Historical Journal. Ed. by Bruce A. Glasrud and Archie P. McDonald. Foreword by Cary D. Wintz. With contributions by Alwyn Barr, et al. (College Station: Texas A & M Press, 2008).

__________, and James M. Smallwood, "Introduction: African American History in the Lone Star State," in The African American Experience in Texas: An Anthology. Ed. by Bruce A. Glasrud and James M. Smallwood. (Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, 2007).

Glenn, Norval D, and Charles M. Bonjean. Blacks in the United States. (San Francisco: Chandler Pub. Co; distributed by Social Science Research Associates, Chicago, 1969).

The Great Migration in Historical Perspective: New Dimensions of Race, Class, and Gender. Ed. by Joe William Trotter, Jr. (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1991).

Hayes, Roland C., "Blacks in Texas," in Texas: A Sesquicentennial Celebration. Ed. by Donald W. Whisenhunt. (Austin: Eakin Press, 1984).

Heartman, Charles F. Americana: Printed and in Manuscript: A Most Interesting Collection … Biloxi, MS: C. F. Heartman, 194–?).

Howell, Barbara T. How to Trace Your African-American Roots: Discovering Your Unique History. (Secaucus, NJ: Carol Pub. Group, 1999).

Hughes, Langston, and Milton Meltzer. A Pictorial History of the Negro in America. 3. ed. rev. (New York: Crown Publishers, 1968).

The Human Tradition in Texas. Ed. Ty Cashion and Jesús F. de la Teja. (Wilmington, DE: S R Books, 2001).

Hwang, Sean-Song, and Steve H. Murdock, "Residential Desegregation in Texas in 1980," Social Science Quarterly 63, no. 4 (December, 1982).

Jordan, Terry, "A Century and a Half of Ethnic Change in Texas, 1836–1986," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 89, no. 24 (April, 1986).

King, Edward. The Great South. Ed. by W. Magruder Drake and Robert R. Jones. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1972)

__________. Texas: 1874; an Eyewitness Account of Conditions in Post-Reconstruction Texas. Profusely illustrated from original sketches by J. Wells Champney. Ed. by Robert S. Gray. Introd. by Joe B. Frantz. (Houston: Cordovan Press, 1974). [Extract from The Great South]

Kotz, Nick. Judgment Days: Lyndon Baines Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Laws That Changed America. (New York: Houghton, Mifflin Company, 2005).

Lincoln, C. Eric. The Negro Pilgrimage in America. (New York: Bantam Books, 1967).

Lucko, Paul M., "Dissertations and Theses Relating to African American Studies in Texas: A Selected Bibliography, 1904–1990," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 96, no. 4 (April, 1993).

McLaughlin, Clara J., et al. The Black Parents' Handbook: A Guide to Healthy Pregnancy, Birth, and Child Care. Clara J. McLaughlin, with Donald R. Frisby, Richard A. McLaughlin, and Melvin W. Williams. (New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1976).

Meir, August, and Elliott M. Rudwick. From Plantation to Ghetto; and Interpretive History of American Negroes. (New York: Hill and Wang, 1966).

Moss, James A., ed. The Black Man in America; Integration and Separation. With an introd. by Paul Kurtz. (New York: Dell Pub. Co., 1971).

The Negro in American Society. (Tallahassee: Florida State University, 1958).

Olson, James S. Slave Life in America: A Historiography and Selected Bibliography. (Lanham: University Press of America, 1983).

Poston, Dudley L., and Jeffrey Passel, "Texas Population in 1970: Racial Residential Segregation in Cities," Texas Business Review 46, no. 7 (July 1972).

Price, Daniel O. Changing Characteristics of the Negro Population. Prepared in cooperation with the Social Science Research Council. (Washington: U. S. Bureau of the Census, 1969).

Rice, Lawrence D. The Negro in Texas, 1874–1900. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1971).

Riles, Karen. African American Bibliography: Sources of Information Relating to African Americans in the Austin History Center of the Austin Public Library. (Austin: The Center, 2000). Update of 1979 ed.

Rose, Arnold M. The Negro in America. With a foreword by Gunnar Myrdal. (Boston: Beacon Press, 1956, c1948).

Sance, Melvin M. The Afro-American Texans. 2. rev. ed. (San Antonio: University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio, 1987, c1975).

Sapper, Neil, "Black Culture in Urban Texas: A Lone Star Renaissance," Red River Valley Historical Review 6, no. 2 (Spring, 1981).

Six American Histories. Developed by Margaret Wead and Louis E. Holder. (Corpus Christi: Education Service Center, Region 11, 1981). [includes. African Americans, Mexican Americans].

Skrabanek, R. L., "The Nonwhites of Texas," Texas Business Review 41, no. 9 (September 1967).

__________, and Steve H. Murdock, "The Black Population of Texas," Texas Business Review 56, no. 3 (May-June, 1982).

Slavery to Integration: Black Americans in West Texas. Ed. by Bruce A. Glasrud and Paul H. Carlson. With Tai D. Kreidler. (Abilene, TX: State House/McWhiney Foundation Press, 2007).

Solomon, Marva. "The Voices of Black Texans," Texas Highways 40, no. 9 (September, 1993).

Spangler, Earl. The Negro in America. (Minneapolis: Lerner Publ. Co., 1966).

Texas Center for the Development of Human Resources. Resource Bibliography, Fall 1977, for the Texas Center for the Development of Human Resources, Stephen F. Austin Sate University. (Nacogdoches: The Center, 1977).

__________. Supplement I to the Resource Bibliography, Fall 1977, for the Texas Center for the Development of Human Resources. (Nacogdoches: Stephen F. Austin State University, 1977?).

Thomas, Jesse O. Negro Participation in the Texas Centennial Exposition. (Boston: Christopher Publishing Office, 1936).

Translations of Statistical and Census Reports of Texas, 1782–1836, and Sources Documenting the Black in Texas, 1603–1803. 3 reels. [microfilm]

United States. Bureau of the Census. Progress of the Negro in Texas (Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office, 1936).

When the Marching Stopped: An Analysis of Black Issues in the '70s. By Andrew F. Brimmer, et al. (New York: National Urban League, 1973).

Wiley, Bell I. Southern Negroes, 1861-1865. Foreword by C. Vann Woodward. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1965, c1938).

Wilson, William H. "Growing Up Black in East Texas: Some Twentieth-Century Experiences," East Texas Historical Journal 32, no. 1 (1994).

Winegarten, Ruthe. Black Texas Women: 150 Years of Travail and Triumph. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1995).

Wintz, Cary D., "The Past and the Future of East Texas and African American History," in Blacks in East Texas History: Selections from the East Texas Historical Journal. Ed. by Bruce A. Glasrud and Archie P. McDonald. Foreword by Cary D. Wintz. With contributions by Alwyn Barr, et al. (College Station: Texas A & M Press, 2008).

__________, "The Struggle for Dignity:; African Americans in the Twentieth Century," in Twentieth-Century Texas: A Social and Cultural History.; Ed. by John W. Storey and Mary L. Kelley. (Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2008).

Woodtor, Dee. Finding a Place Called Home: A Guide to African-American Genealogy and Historical Identity. (New York: Random House, 1999).


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