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Wilder, Lawrence Douglas 1931-

Overview
Works: 94 works in 109 publications in 1 language and 1,856 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Historical films  Biography  Made-for-TV movies  Internet videos  Educational films 
Roles: Speaker, Author
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Most widely held works about Lawrence Douglas Wilder
 
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Most widely held works by Lawrence Douglas Wilder
Who's who among Black Americans( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This reference work, the sixth edition of Who's Who Among Black Americans, contains biographical entries on over 17,000 accomplished Black professionals, each of whom stands upon a legacy, of Black success and achievement
The leaders( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program tells how black leaders James P. Comer, Marian Wright Edelman, and Lawrence Douglas Wilder attained their goals
The HistoryMakers video oral history with The Honorable L. Douglas Wilder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politician L. Douglas Wilder was born on January 17, 1931. After earning his B.A. degree from Virginia Union University, Wilder went to Korea, earning a Bronze Star. Returning from the war, Wilder attended Howard University, earning his J.D. degree. Opening his practice in 1961, he quickly proved his skills in the courtroom and became a local celebrity. In 1969, Wilder successfully ran for the Virginia State Senate, becoming the first African American to hold a position there in almost 100 years. In 1985, he became the nation’s first black lieutenant governor, and in 1989, the first African American elected governor of a state in the nation’s history. Throughout his term in office, Wilder worked hard to support low-income constituents and to promote equal opportunities for women and minorities. Wilder received numerous awards for his remarkable career, including Ebony magazine’s Trailblazer Award and the NAACP Spingarn Medal
Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Douglas Wilder, the first black to be elected governor of a state in the United States and a Democrat with his own ideas of the direction his party should be taking
Trail of tears : a Native American documentary collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trail of Tears: "This two-hour documentary explores one of the great historical tragedies of America's aboriginal people. In 1830, eager to gain access to lands inhabited by Native Americans, President Andrew Jackson enacted the Indian Removal Act which forced the Cherokee Nation to leave their homeland and relocate into unchartered territory. Many of these forced settlers suffered from exposure, disease and starvation and upon arriving in Indian Territory, they arrived with no past and no future." -- Back of container
The Grand Review : the Civil War continues to shape America by Georg R Sheets( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Trail of Tears: Cherokee legacy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the forced removal in 1838 of the Cherokee Nation from the southeastern United States to Oklahoma. Shows the suffering endured by the Cherokees as they lost their land and the difficult conditions they endured on the trail. Describes how thousands of Cherokees died during the Trail of Tears, nearly a quarter of the nation, including most of their children and elders
Governor L. Douglas Wilder's report on Project Streamline by Virginia( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address of Lawrence Douglas Wilder, Governor to the General Assembly, Monday, January 15, 1990 by Virginia( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Virginia : partnership for rural development : Governor L. Douglas Wilder's strategic plan for rural development by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address of L. Douglas Wilder, Governor, to the General Assembly of Virginia, Wednesday, January 9, 1991 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address of L. Douglas Wilder, Governor, to the General Assembly of Virginia, Wednesday, January 8, 1992 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address of L. Douglas Wilder, Governor, to the General Assembly of Virginia, Wednesday, January 13, 1993 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address of L. Douglas Wilder, Governor, to the General Assembly of Virginia, Wednesday, January 12, 1994 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Son of Virginia : a life in America's political arena by Lawrence Douglas Wilder( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the first elected African American governor in American history. This book details the events of the author's life to paint a portrait of the changing face of America. It will be a story of constant struggle and conflict, not only Wilder's struggle, but also that of courageous people who stood up to decades of discrimination, corruption and greed. The book will stand as a road map for continued American progress in our elections and laws and a stark warning of what may happen if we relax our commitment to this program
Investiture of Barbara Milano Keenan as a justice of the Supreme Court of Virginia, Jul. 2, 1991( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of Rita Mae Brown by Rita Mae Brown( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection consists chiefly of manuscripts of books, articles, book reviews, screenplays and teleplays; fan mail, personal, family, and professional correspondence; desk diaries and calendars; journals; photographs and other memorabilia; legal papers; and subject files reflecting her interest in her farm, polo, film, foxhunting, feminist and gay rights issues, and her school and college years
" ... in their hearts the seed of freedom : Virginia, the crucible of African-American heritage by Lawrence Douglas Wilder( )

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

Commencement addresses at the University of Virginia( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also Robert M. O'Neil, 1990; W. Nathaniel Howell, 1991; John Charles Thomas, 1992; John Casteern, 1993; George Allen, 1994; William Raspberry, 1995; Kathryn C. Thornton, 1996; and Hunter B. Andrews, 1997; James Gilmore, 1998; Howard H. Baker, Jr., 1999; and Timothy M. Kaine, 2006
2003 NIH Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration observance( Visual )

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

 
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The leaders
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Alternative Names
Douglas Wilder Amerikaans politicus

Douglas Wilder amerikansk advokat och politiker

Douglas Wilder amerikansk advokat og politikar

Douglas Wilder amerikansk advokat og politiker

Douglas Wilder polític estatunidenc

Douglas Wilder politicien américain

Douglas Wilder político estadounidense

Douglas Wilder US-amerikanesche Politiker

Douglas Wilder US-amerikanischer Politiker

Douglas Wilder yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Lawrence Douglas Wilder politico statunitense

Wilder, Doug 1931-

Wilder, Douglas 1931-

Wilder, L. Douglas 1931-

Wilder, L. Douglas (Lawrence Douglas), 1931-

Wilder, Lawrence D. 1931-

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English (54)