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Duster, Alfreda 1904-1983

Works: 12 works in 30 publications in 1 language and 1,500 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  Music  History 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: E185.97.B26, 323.40924
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Most widely held works by Alfreda Duster
Crusade for justice : the autobiography of Ida B. Wells by Ida B Wells-Barnett( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida B. Wells (1862-1931) was one of the foremost crusaders against black oppression. This engaging memoir tells of her private life as mother of a growing family as well as her public activities as teacher, lecturer, and journalist in her fight against attitudes and laws oppressing blacks
Chicago dreamin' : the black migration( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"CHICAGO DREAMIN': THE BLACK MIGRATION combines dramatic sequences, historic pictures and personal reflections to recall a period of history in which a half-million blacks left the South to pursue a more hopeful future in the industrialized North. The [dramatic sequences trace] the progress of a black Mississippi family arriving on the South Side of Chicago at the turn of the century, and the direction their lives take in adjusting to Northern life. CHICAGO DREAMIN' looks at some of the major social and political forces that affected blacks in the early 20th Century, including the rise of black 'clout' at the polls and the 1919 race riots. Two of Chicago's most respected black citizens recall those turbulent times: Alfreda Duster, a retired social worker, and Dempsey Travis, author of 'An Autobiography of Black Chicago.' CHICAGO DREAMIN' was produced as part of a WMAQ-TV station effort marking Black History Month."--1983 Peabody Digest. Host Warner Saunders provides narration to link the events depicted in photographs and dramatized vignettes with the recollections of Chicagoans Duster, Travis, Lovelyn Evans and Scotty Piper
A Taste of thanksgiving( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Host Jerry Butler talks about the celebration of Thanksgiving. After reminiscing about his childhood experiences of the holiday, Butler talks about the occasion with the Reverend George Clements and his son Joey; Ida B. Wells' daughter, Mrs. Alfreda Duster; and Walter Payton and family. Also included is a performance by Albertina Walker and the Original Voices Choir and a brief rendition of the In Crowd with Ramsey Lewis, Jerry Butler and a group of children
Crusade for justice : the autobiography of Ida B. Wells by Alfreda Duster( Book )

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

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Crusade for justice : the autobiography of Ida B. Wells
Alternative Names
Barnett, Alfreda M. (Alfreda Marguerita), 1904-1983

Barnett Duster, Alfreda.

Duster, Alfreda, 1904-

Duster, Alfreda M.

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