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Butterfield, G. K. (George Kenneth) 1947-

Overview
Works: 2 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 847 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies 
Classifications: R154.M725, B
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Most widely held works by G. K Butterfield
Aaron McDuffie Moore : an African American physician, educator, and founder of Durham's Black Wall Street by Blake Hill-Saya( Book )

2 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aaron McDuffie Moore (1863-1923) was born in rural Columbus County in eastern North Carolina at the close of the Civil War. Defying the odds stacked against an African American of this era, he pursued an education, alternating between work on the family farm and attending school. Moore originally dreamed of becoming an educator and attended notable teacher training schools in the state. But later, while at Shaw University, he followed another passion and entered Leonard Medical School. Dr. Moore graduated with honors in 1888 and became the first practicing African American physician in the city of Durham, North Carolina. He went on to establish the Durham Drug Company and the Durham Colored Library; spearhead and run Lincoln Hospital, the city's first secular, freestanding African American hospital; cofound North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company; help launch Rosenwald schools for African American children statewide; and foster the development of Durham's Hayti community. His legacy can still be seen on the city streets and country backroads today, and an examination of his life provides key insights into the history of Durham, the state, and the nation during Reconstruction and the beginning of the Jim Crow Era"--
 
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Alternative Names
Butterfield, George Kenneth, 1947-

G. K. Butterfield American politician

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G. K. Butterfield polaiteoir Meiriceánach

G. K. Butterfield polític estatunidenc

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G. K. Butterfield politico e magistrato statunitense

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G. K. Butterfield politikan amerikan

G. K. Butterfield US-amerikanischer Jurist und Politiker

G. K. Butterfield yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

G·K·巴特费尔德

Джі Кей Баттерфілд американський політик

جى. كى. بوتيرفيلد

جی. کی. باترفیلد سیاست‌مدار و وکیل آمریکایی

ジョージ・バターフィールド

喬治·肯尼斯·巴特菲爾德

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