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BIBLIOGRAPHY
Blakey, George T. Hard Times and New Deal in Kentucky, 1929-1939. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1986.
Braden, Anne. The Wall Between. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1999 (©1958). [See September 2000 bookclub@ket.]
Campbell, Tracy. The Politics of Despair: Power and Resistance in the Tobacco Wars. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1993.
Crawford, Vicki, ed. Women in the Civil Rights Movement. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1990.
Dickerson, Dennis C. Militant Mediator: Whitney M. Young, Jr. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998.
Dunnigan, Alice Allison. The Fascinating Story of Black Kentuckians. Washington, DC: Associated Publishers, 1982.
Evans, Sara. Personal Politics: The Roots of Women’s Liberation in the Civil Rights Movement and the New Left. New York: Vintage Books, 1979.
Hall, Wade. Passing for Black: The Life and Careers of Mae Street Kidd. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998. [See March 1999 bookclub@ket.]
—— The Rest of the Dream: The Odyssey of Lyman Johnson. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1988.
Hardin, John A. Fifty Years of Segregation: Black Higher Education in Kentucky, 1904-1954. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1997.
Harrison, Lowell and James C. Klotter. A New History of Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1997.
Hudson, J. Blaine. “Civil Rights in Kentucky.“ Bench and Bar, May 1999.
Kentucky African American Heritage Commission (nd). Tapestry: A Visitor’s Guide to Kentucky’s African American Heritage. Frankfort: Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Kentucky Commission on Human Rights. Kentucky’s Black Heritage. Frankfort: Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, 1971.
Kleber, John E., ed. The Encyclopedia of Louisville. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2001.
—— The Kentucky Encyclopedia. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1992.
Klotter, James C. Kentucky: Portrait in Progress: 1900-1950. Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1996.
Kousser, J. Morgan. “Making Separate Equal: Integration of Black and White Schools in Kentucky.” Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Winter 1980: 399-428.
Lawson, Steven. Black Ballots: Voting Rights in the South, 1944-1969. New York: Columbia University Press, 1976.
Lewis, Ronald. Black Coal Miners in America: Race, Class, and Cultural Conflict, 1780-1980. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1987.
Lucas, Marion B. A History of Blacks in Kentucky: From Slavery to Segregation, 1760-1891. Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1992.
Malone, Cherly Knott. “Louisville Free Public Library’s Racially Segregated Branches, 1905-35.” Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, 93 (1995): 159-79.
Marshall, Suzanne. Violence in the Black Patch of Kentucky and Tennessee. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1994.
Potter, Eugenia, ed. Kentucky Women: Two Centuries of Indomitable Spirit and Vision. Louisville: Big Tree Press, 1997.
Powers, Georgia Davis. I Shared the Dream. New Jersey: New Horizon Press, 1995.
Robinson, George W. Bert Combs, the Politician: An Oral History. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1991.
Share, Allen J. Cities in the Commonwealth: Two Centuries of Urban Life in Kentucky. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1982.
Smith, Gerald. “Blacks in Lexington, Kentucky: The Struggle for Civil Rights, 1945-1980.” M.A. thesis. University of Kentucky, 1983.
—— A Black Educator in the Segregated South: Kentucky’s Rufus B. Atwood. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1994.
Trotter, Joe W. River Jordan: African American Urban Life in the Ohio Valley. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998.
Turner, William and Edward Cabbell, eds. Blacks in Appalachia. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1985.
Waldrep, Christopher. Night Raiders: Defending Community in the Black Patch, 1890-1915. Durham: Duke University Press, 1993.
Wright, George C. A History of Blacks in Kentucky: In Pursuit of Equality, 1890-1989. Frankfort: Kentucky Historical Society, 1992.
—— Racial Violence in Kentucky, 1865-1940. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1990.
—— Life Behind a Veil: Blacks in Louisville, Kentucky, 1865-1930. Baton Rouge: Louisiana University Press, 1985.
—— “The Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky, 1900-1970.” Essays on the American Civil Rights Movement by John Dittmer, George C. Wright, and W. Marvin Dulaney. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1993: 44-65.

Compiled by Betsy Brinson, Ph.D., Kentucky Civil Rights Project
Kentucky Oral History Commission, Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort, KY

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