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Wilder, Lawrence Douglas 1931-

Overview
Works: 94 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 1,858 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 47 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 43 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 37 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 33 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

"Thousands of Cherokees died during the Trail of Tears, nearly a quarter of the Nation. They suffered beyond imagination ... and when they finally arrived in Indian Territory, they arrived almost without any children and with very few elders, in a way they arrived with no past and no future"--Container
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

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

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 12, 1994 by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 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 8, 1992 by Virginia( Book )

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

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
The Marshall legacy : tributes as post mortem? not yet! by Lawrence Douglas Wilder( )

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

Baccalaureate and Commencement, 1989 by Virginia Union University( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

" ... 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

With the 1992 speech is a copy of the invocation offered that year by the Rev. Kenneth R. Carbaugh
 
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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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