WorldCat Identities

White, Walter 1893-1955

Overview
Works: 299 works in 540 publications in 4 languages and 14,094 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Archives  Sources  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Honoree
Classifications: E185.96, B
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Most widely held works by Walter White
Rope and faggot by Walter White( Book )

30 editions published between 1929 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man called White, the autobiography of Walter White by Walter White( Book )

28 editions published between 1948 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How far the promised land? by Walter White( Book )

17 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fire in the flint by Walter White( Book )

32 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rising wind by Walter White( Book )

13 editions published between 1945 and 1971 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flight by Walter White( Book )

21 editions published between 1926 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published amid controversy in 1926, FLIGHT focuses on the dilemma of Mimi Daquin, a New Orleans creole who, for a time, passes as white. An unexpected pregnancy causes Mimi to abandon her prosperous family and move to Harlem. Racial attitudes of the times--by both whites and blacks--are compellingly portrayed by author Walter White (1893-1955), a blond-haired, blue-eyed black man and NAACP activist
Growing up Black by Bill Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic work on the African-American experience is revised for the nineties with essays reflecting the concerns of black children from the last three decades and commentary from today's sports stars, politicians, and inner-city gang members
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, press releases, clippings, reports, and articles concerning discrimination by New York State Employment Service and cooperation between Employment Service and the NAACP. Principal correspondents: Walter White and Frieda S. Miller
NAACP 1940-55( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, memoranda, telegrams, and clippings regarding the exclusion of blacks from building trades unions; the implications of the civil rights movement and the loyalty-security program for the labor movement; and NAACP solicitation of contribution from AFL. Principal correspondents: Walter White, John L. Lewis, George Meany
The Harlem Renaissance : an anthology by Cary D Wintz( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included in this volume are Paul Laurence Dunbar's poems; Charles W. Chesnutt's "The Wife of his youth"; A criticism and assessment by William Dean Howells; W.E.B. du Bois' poems and The quest of the silver fleece; James Weldon Johnson's poems and The autobiography of an ex-colored man; Claude McKay's poems; Jean Toomer's Cane; Jessie Fauset's There is confusion; Walter White's The fire in the flint; The Civic Club Dinner; Alain Locke's Survey graphic -- Harlem: Mecca of the new Negro, and The new Negro; The Opportunity literary contest; Carl Van Vechten's Nigger heaven; Fire!!; Langston Hughes' The Negro artist and the racial mountain; W.E.B. du Bois on Artistic freedom and responsibility; Langston Hughes' poems, 1922-1930; Countee Cullen's poems from Color; James Weldon Johnson's God's trombones; Claude McKay's Home to Harlem and two reviews; Nell Larsen's Passing; Wallace Thurman's The blacker the berry; Langston Hughes' Not without laughter; Alain Locke's This year of grace; Arna Bontemps' God sends Sunday; Sterling Brown's Poems from Southern Road; Langston Hughes' A "social poet"; Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and men; and Criticism from The new challenge
What caused the Detroit riot? : an analysis by Walter White( Book )

5 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Negro's contribution to American culture : the sudden flowering of a genius-laden artistic movement by Walter White( Book )

3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil rights : fifty years of fighting by Walter White( )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of a mob by Walter White( )

5 editions published between 1918 and 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of democracy : the NAACP writings of James Weldon Johnson, Walter White, and Roy Wilkins (1920-1977) by Sondra K Wilson( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The NAACP is the nation's oldest and largest civil rights organization. Founded in 1909, it's progressive and ambitious agenda has challenged white supremacy, helped to defeat legal segregation, and sparked some of the most significant equal rights legislation of the twentieth century. In this engrossing collection of editorials, petitions, reports and speeches, archivist Sondra Kathryn Wilson delineates fifty-seven years of the NAACP's program under the successive direction of James Weldon Johnson, Walter White, and Roy Wilkins. By gathering the public writings of these heroic figures, she has created a narrative that spans more than half a century of racial conflict and civil rights history."--Jacket
Memorandum to the War Department from Walter White. Subject: Observations in the North African and Middle Eastern theatres of operations by Walter White( Book )

3 editions published between 1944 and 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Walter White and the Harlem Renaissance by Edward E Waldron( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Walter White : Mr. NAACP by Kenneth Robert Janken( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Selections from the President's personal file in the White House central files at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the papers of David K. Niles at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rope and faggot
Alternative Names
Walter Francis White Amerikaans romanschrijver (1893-1955)

Walter Francis White amerikanischer Bürgerrechtler

Walter White

White, Walter

White, Walter 1893-1955

White, Walter F. 1893-1955

White, Walter Francis 1893-1955

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The fire in the flintFlightGrowing up BlackThe Harlem Renaissance : an anthologyIn search of democracy : the NAACP writings of James Weldon Johnson, Walter White, and Roy Wilkins (1920-1977)Walter White : Mr. NAACPWalter White : the dilemma of Black identity in America