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Abernathy, Ralph 1926-1990

Overview
Works: 267 works in 343 publications in 2 languages and 6,130 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  History  Television specials  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Internet videos  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs 
Roles: Interviewee, Performer, Author, Narrator, Speaker
Classifications: E185.97.A13, 323.092
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Most widely held works about Ralph Abernathy
 
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Most widely held works by Ralph Abernathy
In remembrance of Martin( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal comments from family members, friends, former classmates, and advisors are chronicled in this moving piece honoring Dr. Martin Luther King. Includes the "I have a dream" speech on the Lincoln Memorial and other memorable events
The sit-in story : the story of the lunch room sit-ins( )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains interviews with participants conducted by the narrator and a speech by Rev. Ralph Abernathy
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 198 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
Lest we forget( )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fundi" : the story of Ella Baker( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Ella "Fundi" Baker, a behind-the-scenes leader in the American civil rights movement for over 50 years
Death in Memphis : the mysterious assassination of Martin Luther King( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4, 1968 as well as his career. It examines the possibility that James Earl Ray was not the only shooter or totally innocent of the crime. It looks at the FBI's surveillance of Dr. King and J. Edgar Hoover's feelings about him
Awakenings 1954-1956 by Henry Hampton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first episode of six discusses the history of segregation in the U.S., focusing on the south, and the impact of the 1954 Supreme Court decision against segregation in Brown vs Board of Education. Highlighted is the Emmett Till murder case and Rosa Parks and the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott
Tony Brown's journal( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can the current leadership face and conquer the challenges of the new millennium? How far have our leaders and issues evolved over the last 25 years? This program takes a look back at some of the events and issues that shaped Black thought more than 25 years ago
Birmingham Alabama, 1963 : mass meeting( Recording )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On trial : Angela Davis or America? by Ralph Abernathy( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And the walls came tumbling down : an autobiography by Ralph Abernathy( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of Abernathy's private and public life and his campaign for civil rights
Birmingham, Alabama 1963( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social activism sound recording project( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated chronology of events in the United States and abroad related to the Vietnam War and protests against the war, 1960-1975, with emphasis on the anti-war movement in the San Francisco Bay Area. Site features extensive historical audio and video recordings and links to full-text newspaper articles and other online resources
Lest we forget( Recording )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume one consists of songs, sermons, shouts, prayers and testimony, recorded various parts of the South in 1963-1964. Volume two is a documentary of a mass meeting in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1963, and includes speeches by Ralph Abernathy and Martin Luther King; songs performed by the Birmingham Movement Choir
Freedom now by Martin Luther King( Recording )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Documentary on the 1963 civil rights march in Birmingham, Alabama. Contains actuality of the rally, riots, and the voices of Martin Luther King, Ralph Abernathy and Birmingham's Mayor and sheriff."
Lest we forget( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To preach the gospel to the poor" by Ralph Abernathy( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations with Cesar Chavez, George Wiley and Ralph Abernathy( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

April 22nd Coalition press conference( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a recording of a press conference during which various community members from the Bay Area give statements opposing the Vietnam War and specifically the bombing of Hanoi on April 16, 1972, and then give information about the demonstration being held the next day, April 22, 1972, at Kezar Stadium in San Francisco. Larry Bensky is heard asking questions at start and finish of tape. Many speakers reference the National Liberation Front's Seven Point Peace Proposal. Includes statements from the East Bay Women for Peace regarding police brutality at a peaceful demonstration on April 17, 1972 at the Federal Building in San Francisco; Hank Reichman; Delia Alvarez, sister of the longest-held POW in Vietnam; Ted Reid of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War; Angela Davis; questions from the press. About 30 minutes into the recording is a pre-recorded statement Angela Davis made against the Vietnam War, then it returns to the press conference coverage, where questions are asked of Vietnamese students on the panel. Then the press ask questions of Reverend Ralph Abernathy about his involvement with the anti-war movement and his involvement with the Los Angeles peace rally also being held on April 22, 1972. Previously cataloged as "Angela Davis press conference."
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
In remembrance of Martin
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Growing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoodsAnd the walls came tumbling down : an autobiographyPartners to history : Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph David Abernathy, and the civil rights movementRalph David AbernathyContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Abernathy, David 1926-1990

Abernathy, Ralph

Abernathy, Ralph D.

Abernathy, Ralph David.

Abernathy, Ralph David 1926-

Abernathy Ralph David 1926-1990

Ralph Abernathy Amerikaans mensenrechtenverdediger (1926-1990)

Ralph Abernathy attivista statunitense

Ralph Abernathy US-amerikanischer Bürgerrechtler, baptistischer Geistlicher

Ralph David Abernathy

Ralph David Abernathy amerikai baptista lelkész, fekete polgárjogi aktivista

Ральф Абернати

ראלף אברנטי

랠프 애버내시

ラルフ・アバーナシー

拉爾夫·阿伯內西

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