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Powell, Adam Clayton Jr 1908-1972

Overview
Works: 303 works in 444 publications in 1 language and 13,625 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Rules  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Sermons  Biographical films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Short films 
Subject Headings: African Americans 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: E748.P86, B
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Marching Blacks by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keep the faith, baby! by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marching blacks : an interpretive history of the rise of the black common man by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

9 editions published between 1945 and 1998 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Rep. Adam Powell (D-NY), chairman of the House Education and Labor Committee, discusses discrimination, segregation, and civil rights
Adam Clayton Powell by Richard Kilberg( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Bond narrates this documentary on the life of Adam Clayton Powell, U.S. Congressman and pastor of the largest Black congregation in the country. Utilizes archival footage, still photographs and on-screen interviews
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of one of the most powerful black men in American political history. Powell began his involvement with the struggle for civil rights as the minister of the largest black congregation in the world in Harlem, and rose through the House of Representatives to become Chairman of the House Committee on Education and Labor. Both charismatic and controversial, his story is told through his own words with insight provided by his contemporaries
The people's voice( )

in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scandalize my name : stories from the blacklist( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination into how 'Red Scare' politics were used to impede the civil rights movement. The story is told through the confrontations of African-American performers with blacklists, loyalty oaths and discrimination in casting
Upon this rock by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new image in education; a prospectus for the future by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAACP 1940-55( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major topics: People's Committee Conference; discrimination in the armed forces; Daughters of the American Revolution bars Hazel Scott (wife of Adam Clayton Powell Jr.) from performing at Constitution Hall; eulogy to Walter White; public school desegregation
Adam Clayton Powell : an autobiographical documentary by Gil Noble( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the life of Adam Clayton Powell, Congressman and pastor of the largest Black congregation in the country, and his efforts to eliminate oppression and injustice in America
Adam by Adam; the autobiography of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr by Adam Clayton Powell( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Clayton Powell Jr. was a 20th century clergyman and U.S. representative who was a major force in establishing civil rights for African Americans
The People's voice( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longines-Wittnauer interviews( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a panel interview with Congressman Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., who focuses chiefly on the integration of American public schools
The Gospel in words and music by Adam Clayton Powell( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people's voice( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Clayton Powell by Claude Lewis( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Clayton Powell and the Supreme Court by Kent M Weeks( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam Clayton Powell and the politics of race by Neil Hickey( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The subject is Adam Clayton Powell, the man who has been sent to Congress every two years since 1944 from the ghetto in Harlem and accused of being a demagogue, playboy and opportunist
 
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Adam by Adam; the autobiography of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr
Alternative Names
Adam Clayton Powell Amerikaans politicus (1908-1972)

Adam Clayton Powell amerikansk politikar

Adam Clayton Powell amerikansk politiker

Adam Clayton Powell Jr personnalité politique américaine

Adam Clayton Powell junior US-amerikanischer Politiker und Bürgerrechtler

Powell (1908-1972)

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Languages
English (131)

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