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Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931

Overview
Works: 247 works in 511 publications in 1 language and 30,984 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Diaries  Newspapers 
Subject Headings: African Americans 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E185.97.W55, B
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On lynchings : Southern horrors ; A red record ; Mob rule in New Orleans by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

15 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On lynchings by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume brings together the three pamphlets journalist Ida B. Wells published in response to the widespread lynching of African Americans in the four decades following the Civil War
Selected works of Ida B. Wells-Barnett by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reason why the colored American is not in the World's Columbian Exposition : the Afro-American's contribution to Columbian literature by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

10 editions published between 1893 and 1999 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daily Inter Ocean( )

in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conservator( )

in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In their own words; a history of the American Negro by Milton Meltzer( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of African-Americans in America told through the letters, speeches, memoirs and testimony of the people who lived it. The documents in this volume span the period from the end of the Civil War to the outset of World War I, with emphasis on the Reconstruction period and the vigorous statements of early advocates of civil rights
A red record : tabulated statistics and alleged causes of lynchings in the United States, 1892-1893-1894 by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

11 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crusade for justice : the autobiography of Ida B. Wells by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida B. Wells (1862-1931) was one of the foremost crusaders against black oppression. This engaging memoir tells of her private life as mother of a growing family as well as her public activities as teacher, lecturer, and journalist in her fight against attitudes and laws oppressing blacks
The red record : [tabulated statistics and alleged causes of lynching in the United States] by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A shocking and powerful account of lynching written by activist, journalist, and former slave Ida B. Wells In the postbellum American South, lynching was a frightfully common occurrence, perpetrated so frequently that most Southern politicians and leaders turned a blind eye to the practice. This vicious form of vigilante "justice" was in truth a thinly veiled racist justification for murderous violence. In 1892 alone, more than two hundred African Americans were lynched, with alleged offenses ranging from "attempted stock poisoning" to "insulting whites." The Red Record tabulates these scenes of brutality in clear, objective statistics, allowing the horrifying facts to speak for themselves. Alongside the tally, author Ida B. Wells describes actual occurrences of lynching, and enumerates the standard rationalizations for these extrajudicial killings, her original intent for the pamphlet to shame and shock the apathetic public--and spark change. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices."
Southern horrors : lynch law in all its phases by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

15 editions published between 1892 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epidemic of lynching that gripped the American South in the decades after the Civil War and the end of slavery has been glossed over and understated in many history books. Activist Ida B. Wells took it upon herself to document this shameful practice and its prevalence throughout the region and, to a lesser extent, the entire country in a series of seminal volumes, including Southern Horrors
The Memphis diary of Ida B. Wells by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becommentarieerde dagboekuitgave van de als slaaf geboren Wells, die een van de machtigste en invloedrijkste afro-amerikaanse vrouwen van de negentiende eeuw werd. Haar publieke leven stelde zij te boek in haar autobiografie Crusade for justice. The Memphis diary onthult de privé-zijde van haar leven
Collected works of Ida B. Wells-Barnett : Southern horrors, Mob rule in New Orleans and The red record by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arkansas race riot by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United States atrocities : lynch law by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

5 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The red record : tabulated statistics and alleged causes of lynching in the United States by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida B. Wells-Barnett and American reform, 1880-1930 by Patricia Ann Schechter( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African American journalist Ida B. Wells-Barnett (1862-1931) is remembered mainly for her antilynching crusade in the 1890s. This work seeks to restore her to her central place in the early reform movements for civil rights, women's suffrage, and Progressivism in the United States and abroad
Southern horrors and other writings : the anti-lynching campaign of Ida B. Wells, 1892-1900 by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This brief volume introduces readers to the prominent reformer and journalist Ida B. Wells and her late-nineteenth-century crusade to abolish lynching. Built around three crucial documents - Well's pamphlet Southern Horrors (1892), her essay A Red Record (1895), and her case study Mob Rule in New Orleans (1900) - the volume shows how Wells defined lynching for an international audience as an issue deserving public concern and action. The editor's introduction places lynching in its historical context and provides important background information on Well's life and career. Also included are illustrations, a chronology, questions for consideration, a bibliography, and an index."--Jacket
To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells by Mia Bay( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Résumé de l'éditeur: Born to slaves in 1862, Ida B. Wells became a fearless antilynching crusader, women's rights advocate, and journalist. Wells's refusal to accept any compromise on racial inequality caused her to be labeled a "dangerous radical" in her day but made her a model for later civil rights activists as well as a powerful witness to the troubled racial politics of her era. In the richly illustrated To Tell the Truth Freely, the historian Mia Bay vividly captures Wells's legacy and life, from her childhood in Mississippi to her early career in late nineteenth-century Memphis and herlater life in Progressive-era Chicago
RED RECORD - TABULATED STATISTICS AND ALLEGEHING IN THE UNITED STATES by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Selected works of Ida B. Wells-Barnett
Alternative Names
Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931

Barnett, Ida B. Wells.

Barnett Ida B. Wells- 1862-1931

Ida B. Wells Journaliste américaine

Ida B. Wells US-amerikanische Journalistin sowie Bürger- und Frauenrechtlerin

Ida Bell Wells-Barnett

Ida Bell Wells-Barnett attivista afro-americana

Ida Wells

Ida Wells Amerikaans journalist

Ida Wells Amerikaans journaliste

Ida Wells-Barnett

Iola.

Iola 1862-1931

Wells-Barnett, Ida B.

Wells, Ida 1862-1931

Wells, Ida B.

Wells Ida B. 1862-1931

Ајда Б. Велс

Ајда Б. Велс американска новинарка, социолог и општественик

Ида Б. Уэллс афроамериканская журналистка, редактор газеты, суфражистка, социолог, джорджист и лидер движения за права человека

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Selected works of Ida B. Wells-BarnettThe reason why the colored American is not in the World's Columbian Exposition : the Afro-American's contribution to Columbian literatureCrusade for justice : the autobiography of Ida B. WellsThe red record : [tabulated statistics and alleged causes of lynching in the United States]The Memphis diary of Ida B. WellsCollected works of Ida B. Wells-Barnett : Southern horrors, Mob rule in New Orleans and The red recordThe red record : tabulated statistics and alleged causes of lynching in the United StatesIda B. Wells-Barnett and American reform, 1880-1930