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Crowe, Larry

Overview
Works: 1,607 works in 1,607 publications in 1 language and 45,660 library holdings
Genres: Oral histories  Interviews  Internet videos  Juvenile works  Music  Children's sound recordings  Cookbooks 
Classifications: E185.97, 973.04960730092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Larry Crowe
Division unplugged by Emad Girgis( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun songs teaching basic division
Venturesome vegetarian cooking : bold flavors for meat- and dairy-free meals by J. M Hirsch( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venturesome Vegan Cookingbreaks the vegan mold, focusing on great flavor and innovative recipes from around the globe. The more than 100 recipes have a strong international pedigree, including recipes drawn from the authors' travels in Europe and Africa. Some of the recipes guaranteed to delight are: Fresh Spring Rolls, Spicy Creamy Hummus, Spicy Asian Noodle Salad, Hearty Autumn Squash and Bean Stew, Memere's Shepherd's Pie, Sweet Apricot Potatoes with Pine Nuts, Pasta Spirals with Creamy Potato and Artichoke Sauce, Peppery Pumpkin Risotto, Succulent Strawberry and Vinegar Sauce, Chocolate Fudge Pie, Sticky Cinnamon Nut Rolls, Spare the Pigs Hash, and scores of others. Venturesome Vegan means bold, fresh flavors; healthful recipes that challenge and excite the palate but are designed for the typical home cook (with typical home cook skills); and great vegan cooking for both vegan beginners and those looking to break out of their usual rut
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Terry Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Business executive Terry Jones was born on January 23, 1947. He graduated from Trinity College with his B.S. degree in electrical engineering and earned his M.S. degree in computer science and biomedical engineering from George Washington University. After obtaining his M.B.A. degree from Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration in 1972, Jones became co-founder and vice president of Kiambere Savings and Loan in Nairobi, Kenya. In 1977, he returned to the U.S. to join Syncom Inc. as vice president. Syncom invested in companies such as Black Entertainment Television (BET), Radio One Inc., TV One, and Iridium Satellite. Jones served as vice chairman and executive officer of Citi Group Global Investment Management and Citi Group Asset Management. Jones also directed Fox Entertainment Group and Cyber Digital Inc. He served as a board member for Delta Capital Corporation, Philip Morris Companies, Cornell University, Spelman College, and Howard University Entrepreneurial Leadership and Innovation Institute
The HistoryMakers video oral history with The Honorable Harry Sykes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil leader and city administrator Harry Nash Sykes was born in 1927 in Starksville, Mississippi. Sykes attended Kentucky State University, receiving his B.A. degree in physical education in 1952. He earned his M.A. degree in mathematics from the University of Minnesota. Sykes played with the Harlem Globetrotters for three seasons before teaching high school mathematics in Lexington from 1954 to 1962. He entered the business world, working several different jobs until 1992. In 1963, Sykes was elected as the first African American councilman for the city of Lexington, serving four terms. Sykes was mayor pro-tem from1967 to 1969, acting city manager from 1972 to 1974 and the acting chief administrative officer from 1974 to 1975. Sykes served on various boards and commissions. In 1968, he founded the Lexington-Fayette County Urban League. Numerous awards and honors have recognized his good work. Sykes and his wife had five children. He passed away on November 28, 2012
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Alfred Edmond, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Media executive Alfred Adam Edmond Jr. was born on March 8, 1960 in Long Branch, New Jersey to parents Alfred and Virginia Edmond. He graduated from Rutgers University in 1983 with his B.A. degree in studio art with a minor in economics. Having served as editor of a campus newspaper, Edmond worked at black-owned newspapers in New York – first, in 1983, as managing editor of Big Red News, in Brooklyn, and then as associate editor at the New York Daily Challenge, in 1985. In 1987, he joined publisher Earl Graves at Black Enterprise magazine. Appointed editor-in-chief in 2000, he led the magazine’s Black Wealth Initiative, an effort to focus African Americans on the task of wealth building. Taking a senior role in the development of the magazine’s website, Black Enterprise.com, Emond became its editor-in-chief in 2008 and assumed the role of multimedia editor-at-large in 2010
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Reverend Dr. Elaine Flake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minister and civic leader Reverend Elaine Flake was born July 2, 1948, in Memphis, Tennessee. Elaine received her B.A. degree in English from Fisk University and her M.A. degree in English from Boston University. She completed her M.Div degree from the Union Theological Seminary and was awarded an honorary D.D degree from United Theological Seminary. Flake and her husband, former Congressman Reverend Floyd Flake, became co-pastors of the Greater Allen A.M.E. Cathedral in 1976, one of the largest churches in the United States. Flake also co-founded the Allen Christian School in 1983, and became its educational director. Since 1999, she has been a contributor to books including the Women of Color Study Bible and Souls of My Sisters: Black Women Break Their Silence, Tell Their Stories, and Heal Their Spirits. In 2007, she authored God in Her Midst: Preaching Healing to Hurting Women. She has also served as the national chaplain of The Links, Inc
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Ivan Yaeger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventor and entrepreneur Ivan Yaeger was born on June 7, 1967 in Miami Florida. He attended Miami Shores Elementary School, North Miami Junior High School, and graduated from Miami Central Senior High School in 1984. He received his B.B.A. degree in business management and organization from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida in 1988. In 1986, Yaeger founded the Yaeger Innovative Properties Corporation, his first company - the year after he filed his first patent for the Yaeger Prosthetic Arm. He worked for Miami Dade Public Schools in 1991 as a pupil advocate, and founded his non-profit, the Yaeger Foundation, in 1995. In 2000, Yaeger combined all his companies under one name, the Yaeger Companies, and he was the CEO. He created a revolutionary prosthetic arm for a girl with no arms in 2001. Yaeger was often recognized and awarded for his innovative inventions and his service to his community
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Bill Duke( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film director and actor Bill Duke was born William Henry Hudson Duke, Jr. on February 26, 1943, in Poughkeepsie, New York. Duke began his career as an actor, initially in small theaters of New York City performing in such plays as LeRoi Jones' Slave Ship and Melvin Van Peebles’ musical Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death. Duke's most prominent and critically acclaimed television work has been as a director of teleplays for the PBS series American Playhouse including The Killing Floor, A Raisin in the Sun, and The Meeting, a 90-minute drama that depicted an imaginary meeting between Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X. Duke directed his first feature film in 1990, a film adaptation of Chester Himes' novel A Rage in Harlem. Duke went on to direct a number of other films including Deep Cover, Sister Act 2, Hoodlum and Deacons for Defense
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Donald C. Richards( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Business executive Donald C. Richards was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 24, 1938. Richards earned his B.A. degree in anthropology from the University of Chicago in 1959. After teaching at a Chicago high school for a year, he returned to the University of Chicago to earn his M.A. degree in history. Following three years as a systems manager at IBM, he launched a thirty-year career in advertising. For twenty-two years Richards worked for Leo Burnett Worldwide, one of the world's largest ad agencies. He became the company's first African American vice president and managed the agency's global diversity program. Richards worked as president of D.C. Richards & Associates, an ad firm specializing in multicultural marketing, before later becoming the associate national director of affirmative action and diversity for the New York-based Screen Actors Guild
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Gwendolyn Quinn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn was born on November 12, 1960 in Augusta, Georgia. A personal assistant to recording artist, Gloria Gaynor, she received her cosmetology license from Robert Fiance Beauty School in West New York, New Jersey. She completed a Vidal Sassoon apprenticeship. Quinn served on the television and radio staff at ASCAP. She worked for model-businesswomen Beverly Johnson. She joined ABC-Capital Cities television development and production group. In 1991, Quinn served as publicity coordinator, Mercury/Polygram. She joined Flavor Unit Entertainment as National Director of Publicity. In 1995, she was named National Director of Publicity & Media Relations, Capitol Records. She served as Senior Director of Publicity, Island Records. In 1997, Quinn moved to Arista Records, as Senior Director of Publicity. In 2000, Quinn served as Capitol Records, Vice President of Publicity. Quinn founded GQ (now Gwendolyn Quinn) Media & Public Relations in 2002. She represented legends like Aretha Franklin and Chaka Khan
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Imam Vernon Fareed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious and civic leader Vernon M. Fareed was born on December 31, 1953, in Norfolk, Virginia. At the age of eighteen, Fareed joined the Nation of Islam and converted to Islam from Christianity. In 1983, he began writing as a columnist for the New Journal and Guide newspaper. Fareed served as manager and president of Salaam Investment Group, LLC. By 1976, Fareed earned the title of Imam at Masjid William Salaam. He received his honorary doctorate degree from Bishop Jessie Featherston at Trinity Mission University in 1997. He received the National Humanitarian Award for his community work and involvement from the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities in 2006. He became chair of the Tidewater Chapter of the VCIC in 2007, and sat on the state board. In 2005, Imam Fareed became the first Muslim of African-American descent to offer the invocation for the Virginia State Senate
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Faye Beverly Bryant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Association chief executive and school superintendent Faye Beverly Bryant was born on March 15, 1937, in Houston, Texas. After graduating from Howard University with her B.A. degree in 1957, Bryant returned to Houston to earn her M.A. degree in counseling and guidance from the University of Houston. While at Howard, Bryant was initiated into the Alpha Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority at Howard University. In Houston, she transferred her affiliation to the Alpha Kappa Omega Chapter. Bryant served as Grand Basileus of AKA Sorority, and under her leadership the group focused on programs of service, organizational impact, global women’s issues, economic development and renewal. Bryant also created the Alpha Kappa Alpha Connection, continued construction on AKA Sorority’s national headquarters and added numerous chapters to the African Village Development Program. In 1998, Bryant became the first African American to serve as assistant superintendent for enrichment programs in the Houston Independent School District
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Reverend Dr. Jim Holley, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious leader Reverend Dr. Jim Holley was born on December 5, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Holley received his B.S. degree and M.S. degree in international relations from Tennessee State University, his M.Div. degree from Chicago Theological Seminary, his Ph.D. degree in higher education from Wayne State University, and his D.Min. degree in economic development from Drew University. On June 9, 1972, Holley became pastor of Detroit’s Little Rock Baptist Church. In addition to his role as pastor, he served as Dean of the Ashland Theological Seminary, police commissioner, president of the Council of Baptist Pastors, president and CEO of Country Preacher Foods, Inc. He was named Michiganian of the Year by the Detroit News in 1990. He authored ten spiritually-focused books. In 2015, Holley stepped down as pastor of Detroit’s Little Rock Baptist Church when appointed by Mayor Mike Duggan to serve as Detroit’s director of community and civic affairs
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Sister Constance Murphy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nun Sister Constance Murphy was born on February 2, 1904 in Baltimore, Maryland, into the Murphy family, publishers of the Baltimore Afro-American newspaper. After earning her B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1928, Murphy traveled to Europe where she felt the religious calling while watching a passion play in Germany. Returning home, she joined the Sisters of St. John the Divine in Toronto in 1936 and began teaching in a girl's school in 1938. Murphy was named administrator of the Church Home for the Aged in Toronto in 1958, a position she held until 1972. Murphy returned to school, earning her M.A. degree from the University of Michigan at age seventy-three. At ninety-four, Murphy published a book of her memoirs, Other Little Ships. A year later, she visited the Holy Land for the first time. Sister Murphy passed away on August 2, 2013 at age 109
The HistoryMakers video oral history with H. Ron White( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyer H. Ron White was born on February 10, 1941 in Richmond, Virginia. He received his B.S. degree in biology and chemistry from Hampton University in 1962. He received his J.D. degree in law from Howard University in 1971. In 1971, he served as an environmental and labor attorney for Atlantic Richfield Oil Company , and in 1974, as the company's Federal Regulatory Compliance Counsel. In 1976, he joined Irvin & White, PC, which in 1977 became White Mahomes and Briscoe, PC. In 1979, he established the Law Offices of H. Ron White & Associates. White was appointed State of Texas District Court Judge, 1983-1984. In 1985, returning to private practice, he served as a partner in several firms including: White, Hill, Sims & Wiggins, LLP; White, Sims & Wiggins, LLP; White & Wiggins, LLP; Adorno Yoss White Wiggins, LLP; Yoss White & Wiggins, LLP; and White & Wiggins, LLP
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Richard Roper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government administrator Richard W. Roper was born on September 20, 1945 in Brunswick, Georgia. He received his B.A. degree in economics from Rutgers University in 1968, and his M.S. degree in public affairs from Princeton University in 1971. Roper began his career as legislative aide to the Mayor of Newark and later as director of the Office of Newark Metropolitan Studies. Roper went on to serve in several federal, state and local government positions, including as Special Assistant to the Secretary of Commerce in the Carter Administration, and as director of the Department’s Office of State and Local Government Assistance. Roper joined Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, serving from 1980 to 1992 in several public affairs positions. He also worked with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and was a senior fellow and New Jersey field research analyst at the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government
The HistoryMakers video oral history with The Honorable William E. Ward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politician William E. Ward was born on December 1, 1934 in Virginia. Ward earned his B.A. degree in history in 1957 and his M.A. degree in history in 1960 from Virginia State University. He also earned both his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in American and African history in 1972 and 1977, respectively, from Clark University in Atlanta. Between 1973 and 2000, he was a professor at Norfolk State University. In 1978, Ward was elected to the Chesapeake City Council. He was elected Vice Mayor between 1984 and 1986, and again between 1988 and 1990. Ward was appointed as the city’s first black mayor in 1990 and won reelection in 1992. Serving in this capacity until 2004, Ward was Chesapeake’s longest serving mayor. He was appointed to the Board of Visitors at Virginia State University in 2003 by Governor Mark Warner and sat on the board of Virginia State University from 2008
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Harold Haizlip( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educator Harold C. Haizlip was born in 1935, in Washington, D.C. Haizlip graduated from Amherst College with honors with his B.A. degree in Latin, Greek and classical philology. He went on to earn his M.A. degree in teaching and his Ph.D. degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Upon graduation, Haizlip worked as education director at Action for Boston Community Development and as associate director of educational planning at Basic Systems, Inc. before being hired as headmaster of the New Lincoln School in New York City. In 1971, Haizlip was appointed Commissioner of Education for the U.S. Virgin Islands for St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John. From 2000 to 2002, he served as the executive director of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation of Los Angeles and Pasadena, California. In 2003, Haizlip was appointed executive director and corporate consultant for the After School Arts Program of LA’s BEST
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Frances L. Murphy, II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher Frances Murphy II was born on October 8, 1922 in Baltimore, Maryland into the Murphy family, publishers of the Baltimore Afro-American newspaper. Her grandfather founded the Afro-American newspaper. Murphy attended the University of Wisconsin and later Coppin State College, graduating with degrees in journalism and education. She then received her M.Ed. degree from Johns Hopkins University. Murphy worked at the Afro-American throughout college and graduate school. After teaching for a number of years, Murphy began working at the Afro-American while teaching journalism at Morgan State University and Howard University while. Eventually Murphy became publisher, and retired from Howard University in 1991. Murphy continued with the Afro-American for another eight years. Murphy received numerous awards, including Ebony's 100 Most Influential Black Americans and the National Congress of Black Women's Woman of the 20th Century Award. Murphy passed away November 21, 2007 at age 85
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Ellis Cose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Ellis Cose was born on February 20, 1951, in Chicago, Illinois. He earned his B.A. degree in psychology from the University of Illinois in 1972; and his M.A. degree in science, technology and public policy from George Washington University in Washington, D. C. in 1978. His essays on the 1968 riots in Chicago attracted the attention of Gwendolyn Brooks, then the poet laureate of Illinois. In 1970, at age nineteen, Page became a weekly columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times – the youngest editorial page columnist to be employed by a major Chicago daily newspaper. He was a contributing editor at Newsweek from 1993 to 2010. Cose has written critically acclaimed books including The Rage of a Privileged Class and The Envy of The World: On Being a Black Man in America. He also appeared as an analyst on The Today Show, Nightline, ABC Evening News, and similar programs
 
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