Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene) 1912-2010
Most widely held works about Dorothy I Height
Most widely held works by Dorothy I Height
Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,225 libraries worldwide
[The author] marched at major civil rights rallies, sat through tense White House meetings, and witnessed every significant victory in the struggle for racial equality. Yet as the sole woman among powerful, charismatic men, and as someone whose personal ambition was always secondary to her passion for her cause, she has received little mainstream recognition ... In [this] memoir, [she] reflects on a life of service and leadership.--Jacket.
The black family dinner quilt cookbook : health conscious recipes & food memories ( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
A call to conscience the landmark speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr by Martin Luther King ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Presents twelve of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s most famous speeches, with new introductions written and read by a variety of notable persons.
Step by step with interracial groups by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
8 editions published between 1946 and 1955 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
The Christian citizen and civil rights; a guide to study and action by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Coming apart Nothing to fear ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In the early 1930's mass unemployment, widespread hunger, and a mood of fearful pessimism and simmering unrest were Herbert Hoover's legacy to American's new chief executive. This program spotlights the early days of Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidency, where he scrambled to transform the New Deal from a campaign slogan to nothing short of a social revolution--while staving off attacks by those who viewed him as a dictator and his reforms as a threatening turn to the left.
The core of America's race problem by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
3 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
The job of the program director by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Fair practice in employment by Frances K Chalmers ( Book )
3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Taking a hand in race relations by Dorothy Irene Height ( Book )
4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
America's promise by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Interview with Dorothy I. Height : February 11, April 10, May 29, October 6, November 10, 1974, February 2, March 28, May 25, October 5, 1975, February 1, May 31, November 6, 1976 by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Comments on her family; education; career in social welfare and public service; work for civil rights; work with the YWCA, the National Council of Negro Women, Delta Sigma Theta sorority, as a member of various private groups and governmental commissions, with the Freedom School in Mississippi in the 1960s, as a lecturer at Mississippi State, and as professor of social work in India; professional travel and work in South America and Africa; Mary McCloud Bethune.
Rosa Parks memorial service ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Televised coverage of the memorial service for civil rights legend Rosa Parks. Participants pay tribute to Ms. Parks as a catalyst of the civil rights movement, her legacy as a voice for the black community, and her service to the nation, in passionate speeches and with music.
Living with purpose : an activist's guide to listening, learning and leading, with a foreword by President Bill Clinton and introduction by Alexis M. Herman by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
America's promise--the integration of minorities by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The YWCA's one imperative, eliminate racism : the story of how a long-established voluntary organization in American life, the Young Women's Christian Association, is coming to grips with institutionalized racism in itself and the communities it serves by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The core of America's race problem ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Booknotes Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Height talked about her book. Now 91, she has witnessed most of the major events in the African American struggle for civil rights.
Dorothy Height : National Visionary 2002 by Dorothy I Height ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Interview transcripts in book form.
Millions more movement, morning 10th anniv. commemoration of Million Man March ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Televised coverage of the commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the Million Man March on the National Mall with speeches and performances which highlight themes of reparation and renewal of the black community. The morning portion of the program deals with the goals of the movement.
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