African American History and Culture

Subject Author Title Call number Year
American Revolution Blair, Margaret Whitman Liberty or Death : The Surprising Story of Runaway Slaves Who Sided with the British during the American Revolution

973.343 B635li

2010
Woelfle, Gretchen Answering the Cry For Freedom

973.31 W842an

2016
American West Katz, William Loren Black Pioneers: An Untold Story

977.00496 K192bl

1999
American West Myers, Walter Dean The Journal of Joshua Loper: A Black Cowboy

Fic M996jo

1999
American West Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux Let 'Er Buck

92 F612ne

2019
Smith, James Otis Black Heroes of the Wild West

978.02 S651bl

2020
Art Benson, Kathleen Draw What You See: The Life and Art of Benny Andrews

92 A5652be

2015
Art Collard, Sneed Jacob Lawrence : A Painter's Story

92 L4213co

2008
Art Herkert, Barbara Sewing Stories: Harriet Powers' Journey from Slave to Artist

92 P888he

2015
Art Loney, Andrea J. Take a Picture of Me, James Van Der Zee

92 V242Lo

2017
Art Lyons, Kelly Starling Dream Builder

92 F854dr

2020
Rochelle, Belinda Words With Wings: A Treasury of African-American Poetry and Art

811.008 W924

2001
Biographies Jaggar, Louisa Sprouting Wings

92 B2195ja

2021
Williams, Alicia D. Shirley Chisholm Dared

92 C542wi

2021
Civil Rights Movement Barton, Chris What Do You Do With a Voice Like That?

92 J82ba

2018
Civil Rights Movement Brimner, Larry Black & White : The Confrontation Between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bill" Connor

323.1196 B8575bl

2011
Civil Rights Movement Bunting, Eve The Cart That Carried Martin

92 K53bu

2013
Civil Rights Movement Clark-Robinson, Monica Let the Children March

E C612Le

2018
Civil Rights Movement Duncan, Alice Faye Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop

331.89281 D911me

2018
Civil Rights Movement Lansana, Quraysh Ali A Gift from Greensboro

811.6 L294gi

2016
Civil Rights Movement Levinson, Cynthia We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March

323.1196 L6655we

2013
Civil Rights Movement Lewis, J. Patrick When Thunder Comes: Poems for Civil Rights Leaders

811.54 L6745wh

2013
Civil Rights Movement Lowery, Lynda Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom

323.1196 L917tu

2016
Civil Rights Movement Michelson, Richard As Good As Anybody

323.092 M623as

2008
Civil Rights Movement Pinkney, Andrea D. Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters

323.0923 P655le

2000
Civil Rights Movement Robinet, Harriette Gillem Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues

Fic R656wa

2000
Civil Rights Movement Robinson, Sharon Child of the Dream

92 R664ro

2019
Civil Rights Movement Sheinkin, Steve The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights

940.545 S543po

2014
Civil Rights Movement Wallace, Sandra Neil The Teachers March

323.1196 W194te

2020
Civil Rights Movement Winter, Jonah Thurgood

92 M369wi

2019
Wittenstein, Barry A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation

323.092 W829pl

2020
Emancipation Cline-Ransome, Lesa Freedom's School

E C641fr

2015
Hubbard, Rita The Oldest Student: how Mary Walker learned to read

92 W182hu

2020
Food Gourley, Robbin Bring Me Some Apples and I'll Make You a Pie: A Story about Edna Lewis

E G716br

2009
Freedom Schools Littlesugar, Amy Freedom School, Yes!

E L7795fr

2001
Great Migration Cline-Ransome, Lesa Overground Railroad

E C641ov

2020
Great Migration Garland, Michael Daddy Played the Blues

E G2328da

2017
Great Migration Greenfield, Eloise The Great Migration

811.54 G8125gr

2011
Great Migration Holiday, Billie God Bless The Child

E H732go

2004
Woodson, Jacqueline This is the Rope

E W8985th

2013
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Collier, Bryan Uptown

E C699up

2001
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Grimes, Nikki Legacy

811.54 G862Le

2021
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Isadora, Rachel Bring on That Beat

E I743br

2002
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Littlesugar, Amy Tree of Hope

E L7795tr

1999
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Loney, Andrea J. Take a Picture of Me, James Van Der Zee

92 V242Lo

2017
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Myers, Walter Dean 145th Street: Short Stories

Fic M996on

2000
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Nelson, Vaunda The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth & Harlem's Greatest Bookstore

FIc N4318bo

2016
Harlem/Harlem Renaissance Weatherford, Carole Boston Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library

92 S369we

2017
Weatherford, Carole Boston Sugar Hill: Harlem's Historic Neighborhood

E W3625su

2014
History Overview Alexander, Kwame The Undefeated

811.6 A3763un

2019
History Overview Bernstrom, Daniel Big Papa and the Time Machine

E B531bi

2020
History Overview Cook, Michelle Our Children Can Soar

920.0092 C771ou

2009
History Overview Cortez, Rio The ABC's of Black History

973.0496073 C828ab

2021
History Overview Harrison, Vashti Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History

920.7208996 H322Li

2017
History Overview Haskins, Jim Carter G. Woodson: The Man Who Put "Black" in American History

92 W8984ha

2000
History Overview Hopkinson, Deborah Carter Reads the Newspaper

92 W8984ho

2019
History Overview Pinkney, Andrea Davis Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America

973.0496 P655ha

2013
History Overview Sanders, Nancy I America's Black Founders

973.0496 S215am

2010
History Overview Smith, Charles 28 Days: Moments in Black History that Changed the World

973.0496073 S644tw

2015
History Overview Tarrant-Reid, Linda Discovering Black America : From the Age of Exploration to the Twenty-first Century

973.0496 T192di

2012
Weatherford, Carole Boston Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library

92 S369we

2017
Holidays, Celebrations & Traditions McKissack, Patricia Let's Clap, Jump, Sing & Shout; Dance, Spin & Turn It Out!

305.896 M158Le

2017
Shaik, Fatima On Mardi Gras Day

E S526on

1999
Integration Bridges, Ruby This is Your Time

323.1196 B851th

2020
Integration Levine, Kristin The Lions of Little Rock

Fic L66565li

2012
Integration Tougas, Shelley Little Rock Girl 1957 : How a Photograph Changed the Fight for Integration

379.263 T722li

2012
Winter, Jonah Thurgood

92 M369wi

2019
Jim Crow South Bond, Victoria Zora and Me series

Fic B7116zo

2010-
Miller, Calvin Backlash : race riots in the Jim Crow Era

305.800973 M647ba

2012
Literature Duncan, Alice Faye A Song for Gwendolyn Brooks

92 B8733du

2019
Literature Hegedus, Bethany Rise! From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou

92 A584he

2019
Literature Kaiser, Lisbeth Maya Angelou

92 A584ka

2016
Literature Lasky, Kathryn A Voice of Her Own : The Story of Phillis Wheatley, Slave Poet

92 W557La

2012
Literature Rochelle, Belinda Words With Wings: A Treasury of African-American Poetry and Art

811.008 W924

2001
Literature Tate, Don Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton

92 H8233ta

2015
Wilkinson, Brenda African-American Women Writers

810.99287 W686af

2000
March on Washington Evans, Shane We March

E E925we

2013
Military Farrell, Mary Cronk Standing Up Against Hate

940.541273 F245st

2019
Lewis, J. Patrick Harlem Hellfighters

940.5403 L674ha

2014
Music Briere-Haquet, Alice Nina

92 S598br

2017
Music Cline-Ransome, Lesa Just a Lucky So and So: The Story of Louis Armstrong

92 A7365cl

2016
Music Cotten, Elizabeth Libba

92 C8465ve

2018
Music Deans, Karen Swing Sisters: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm

781.65082 D284sw

2015
Music Garland, Michael Daddy Played the Blues

E G2328da

2017
Music Golio, Gary Dark Was the Night

92 M175go

2020
Music Golio, Gary Strange Fruit

782.42165 G626st

2017
Music Grady, Cynthia Like a Bird: The Art of the American Slave Song

782.253 G733Li

2016
Music Holiday, Billie God Bless The Child

E H732go

2004
Music Igus, Toyomi I See the Rhythm of Gospel

782.254 I24ia

2010
Music Lewis, J. Patrick Harlem Hellfighters

940.5403 L674ha

2014
Music Lyons, Kelly Starling Sing a Song

E L9916si

2019
Music Morrison, Frank Little Melba and Her Big Trombone

92 L7735ru

2015
Music Russell-Brown, Katheryn A Voice Named Aretha

92 F8315ru

2020
Music Stauffacher, Sue Bessie Smith and the Night Riders

E S798be

2006
Music Weatherford, Carole Boston Leontyne Price: Voice of a Century

92 P9455we

2014
Music Weatherford, Carole Boston R-E-S-P-E-C-T : Aretha Franklin, the queen of soul

92 F831re

2020
Weatherford, Carole Boston The Roots of Rap

782.421649 W362ro

2019
Racism Brimner, Larry Dane Accused! The Trials of the Scottsboro Boys

345.761 B857ac

2019
Racism Levine, Kristin The Lions of Little Rock

Fic L66565li

2012
Racism Miller, Calvin Backlash : race riots in the Jim Crow Era

305.800973 M647ba

2012
Racism Patrick, Denise A Matter of Souls

Fic P3143ma

2014
Racism Reed, Christina Hammonds The Black Kids

Fic H225bL

2020
Racism Stauffacher, Sue Bessie Smith and the Night Riders

E S798be

2006
Racism Weatherford, Carole Boston Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre

976.6860 W3625un

2021
Wright, Barbara Crow

Fic W9474cr

2012
Reconstruction Era Barton, Chris The Amazing Age of John Roy Lynch

92 L9875ba

2015
Reconstruction Era Gates, Henry Louis Dark Sky Rising

973.0496073 G259da

2019
Reconstruction Era Howard, Elizabet Fitzgerald Virgie Goes to School With Us Boys

Fic H8481vi

2000
Reconstruction Era Minter, Daniel Ellen's Broom

E L9916el

2013
Rhodes, Jewell Parker Sugar

Fic R476su

2014
Segregation Bandy, Michael Northbound: a train ride out of segregation

E B2145no

2020
Segregation Brimner, Larry Black & White : The Confrontation Between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene "Bill" Connor

323.1196 B8575bl

2011
Segregation Dawson, Keila V. Opening The Road

92 G798da

2021
Segregation Dempsey, Kristy A Dance Like Starlight: One Ballerina's Dream

E D3894da

2014
Segregation Elster, Jean Alicia The Colored Car

Fic E496co

2013
Segregation English, Karen Francie

Fic E582fr

1999
Segregation Evans, Freddi A Bus of Our Own

E E921bu

2001
Segregation Miller, Pat Zietlow The Quickest Kid in Clarksville

E M6494qu

2015
Ramsey, Calvin A. Ruth and the Green Book

Fic R183ru

2011
Slavery Conkling, Winifred Passenger on the Pearl: The True Story of Emily Edmonson's Flight from Slavery

92 E244co

2015
Slavery Davis, Kenneth In the Shadow of Liberty: The Hidden History of Slavery, Four Presidents, and Five Black Lives

306.362 D262in

2016
Slavery Feelings, Tom The Middle Passage: White Ships/Black Cargo

759.13 F295mi

1995
Slavery Hubbard, RIta Lorraine Hammering for Freedom`

92 L677hu

2018
Slavery McKissack, Patricia Never Forgotten

Fic M1589ne

2012
Slavery Thomas, Velma Lest We Forget: The Passage from Africa to Slavery and Emancipation

306.362 T462le

1997
Slavery Walter, Jon My Name is Not Friday

Fic W232my

2016
Slavery Walter, Mildred Alec's Primer

E W233al

2004
Slavery Weatherford, Carole Boston Freedom in Congo Square

E W3625fr

2017
Winter, Jonah My Name is James Madison Hemings

92 H4877wi

2016
Sports Byant, Jen Above the Rim: How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball

796.323092 B358ab

2020
Sports Cline-Ransome, Lisa Satchel Paige

92 P142ra

2000
Sports Coy, John Game Changer: John McLendon and the Secret Game

92 M164co

2015
Sports Hoose, Phillip Attucks!

796.323092 H789at

2018
Sports Miller, William Night Golf

E M652ni

1999
Sports Nelson, Kadir We Are the Ship

796.357 N427we

2008
Sports Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux Let 'Er Buck

92 F612ne

2019
Respress-Churchwell, Gloria Follow Chester

92 P6155re

2019
Teacher Resources Polette, Nancy Celebrating the Coretta Scott King Awards: 101 Ideas & Activities

372.64044 P765ce

2000
Underground Railroad Cole, Henry Unspoken: A Story from the Underground Railroad

E C6892un

2012
Underground Railroad Conkling, Winifred Passenger on the Pearl: The True Story of Emily Edmonson's Flight from Slavery

92 E244co

2015
Underground Railroad Fradin, Dennis Brindell Bound for the North Star: True Stories of Fugitive Slaves

973.7115 F799bo

2000
Underground Railroad Rappaport, Doreen Freedom River

973.7115 R221fr

2000
Underground Railroad Tate, Don William Still and His Freedom Stories

92 S8575ta

2020
Weatherford, Carole Boston Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led her People to Freedom

92 T885we

2007
Voting Rights Bandy, Michael Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box

E B2145gr

2015
Voting Rights Dionne, Evette Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box

324.6230 D592Li

2020
Voting Rights Lowery, Lynda Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom

323.1196 L917tu

2016
Winter, Jonah Lillian's Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965

E W7856Li

2016