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Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay) 1873-1957

Overview
Works: 50 works in 157 publications in 1 language and 3,652 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Archives  Periodicals  History  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: D639.N4, 378.76149
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Most widely held works by Emmett J Scott
Negro migration during the war by Emmett J Scott( Book )

29 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booker T. Washington, builder of a civilization by Emmett J Scott( Book )

38 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the passing of a character so unique as Dr. Booker T. Washington, many of us, his friends, were anxious that his biography should be written by those best qualified to do so. It is therefore a source of gratification to us of his own race to have an account of Dr. Washington's career set forth in a form at once accurate and readable, such as will inspire unborn generations of Negroes and others to love and appreciate all mankind of whatever race or color. It is especially gratifying that this biography has been prepared by the two people in all America best fitted, by antecedents and by intimate acquaintance and association with Dr. Washington, to undertake it. Mr. Lyman Beecher Stowe is the grandson of Harriet Beecher Stowe, whose "Uncle Tom's Cabin" had a very direct influence on the abolition of slavery, and Mr. Emmett J. Scott was Dr. Washington's loyal and trusted secretary for eighteen years. This is not a biography in the ordinary sense. The exhaustive "Life and Letters of Booker T. Washington" remains still to be compiled. In this more modest work we have simply sought to present and interpret the chief phases of the life of this man who rose from a slave boy to be the leader of ten millions of people and to take his place for all time among America's great men. In fact, we have not even touched upon his childhood, early training and education, because we felt the story of those early strug gles and privations had been ultimately well told in his own words in "Up from Slavery." This autobiography, however, published as it was fifteen years before his death, brings the story of his life only to the threshold of his greatest achievements. In this book we seek to give the full fruition of his life's work. Each chapter is complete in itself. Each presents a complete, although by no means exhaustive, picture of some phase of his life. We take no small satisfaction in the fact that we were personally selected by Booker Washington himself for this task. He considered us qualified to produce what he wanted: namely, a record of his struggles and achievements at once accurate and readable, put in permanent form for the information of the public. He believed that such a record could best be furnished by his confidential associate, working in collaboration with a trained and experienced writer, sympathetically interested in the welfare of the Negro race. This, then, is what we have tried to do and the way we have tried to do it. - Foreword
Scott's official history of the American Negro in the World War by Emmett J Scott( Book )

26 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tuskegee & its people; their ideals and achievements by Booker T Washington( Book )

10 editions published between 1905 and 2015 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of slavery by Booker T Washington( Book )

4 editions published between 1913 and 1940 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NAACP administrative file( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence and memoranda regarding a permanent memorial to John E. Milholland, for many years Vice-President of the NAACP. Includes addresses by Emmett J. Scott, W.E.B. Du Bois, Mary White Ovington, and William Lloyd Imes
Booker T. Washington by Emmett J Scott( Book )

3 editions published between 1916 and 1917 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is Liberia worth saving? by Emmett J Scott( Book )

3 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tuskegee Negro conferences by Emmett J Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booker T. Washington, Builder of a Civilization ... Illustrated from photographs. [With a preface by Theodore Roosevelt.] by Emmett J Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American negro in the World War by Emmett J Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demobilization and the Negro soldier by Emmett J Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial address [on Booker T. Washington.] Delivered ... at the seventeenth annual session of the National Negro business league ... Kansas City, Missouri, August 16, 1916 by Emmett J Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booker T. Washington, builder of a civilization by Emmett J Scott( )

1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915
Twenty years after; an appraisal of Booker T. Washington by Emmett J Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emmett Scott's arts & activities by Emmett J Scott( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Web Feet summary: Certain to appeal to children, the lessons at this site are designed to teach children the fundamentals of drawing cartoons. Emmett Scott, the teacher in charge of this virtual cartooning academy, shares his secret for drawing successful cartoons: showing emotion on the faces of the cartoon characters one draws. And, step by step, Scott explains how to accomplish this task in the way the characters' eyes, eyebrows, eyelids, and mouths are drawn. Other tricks shared by Scott include hiding a picture within a picture and creating a figure that becomes a different figure when turned upside down
Present achievements and governing ideals by Emmett J Scott( )

1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tuskegee | their ideals and achievements by Booker T Washington( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Builder of civilization by Emmett J Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Booker T. Washington, builder of a civilization
Alternative Names
Scott, Emmett 1873-1957

Scott, Emmett J.

Scott, Emmett Jay

Scott, Emmett Jay 1873-1957

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English (144)

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