WorldCat Identities

White, Walter 1893-1955

Overview
Works: 308 works in 563 publications in 4 languages and 14,238 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Autobiographies  Archives  Sources  Bildungsromans  Medical fiction  Psychological fiction  Novels 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Honoree
Classifications: E185.97.W6, 813.52
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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 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1948 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of the famous civil rights activist during his first thirty years of service to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Although an African American, White was fair-skinned, blond-haired, and blue-eyed. His ability to pass as a white man allowed him#x15;at great personal risk#x15;to gather important information regarding lynchings, disfranchisement, and discrimination. Much of this book recounts his infiltration of the country's white-racist power structure and the numerous legal battles fought by the NAACP that were aided by his daring efforts
How far the promised land? by Walter White( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1973 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fire in the flint by Walter White( Book )

36 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rising wind by Walter White( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 1971 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flight by Walter White( Book )

21 editions published between 1926 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 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 : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoods by Bill Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 201 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
What caused the Detroit riot? : an analysis by Walter White( )

5 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAACP 1940-55( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 110 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
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 110 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 106 WorldCat member libraries 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 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorandum to the War Department from Walter White. Subject: Observations in the North African and Middle Eastern theatres of operations by Walter White( )

3 editions published between 1944 and 2003 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the files of Clark M. Clifford in the papers of Harry S. Truman at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the papers of Oscar L. Chapman at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the papers of J. Howard McGrath at the Harry S. Truman Library by Walter White( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAACP 1940-55( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence and memoranda relating to ACWA contributions to NAACP and NAACP financial solicitations of ACWA. Principal correspondents: Jacob Potofsky, Walter White, Herbert Hill, Channing Tobias
The Negro's contribution to American culture : the sudden flowering of a genius-laden artistic movement by Walter White( )

3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Chicago and it's eight reasons by Walter White( )

3 editions published between 1919 and 2009 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rope and faggot
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The fire in the flintFlightGrowing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoodsThe Harlem Renaissance : an anthologyA man called White, the autobiography of Walter WhiteWalter White : the dilemma of Black identity in AmericaWhite : the biography of Walter White, Mr. NAACP
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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