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Homespun heroines and other women of distinction.

Hallie Q. Brown

Homespun heroines and other women of distinction.

by Hallie Q. Brown

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American women -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1926 ed.

    GenreBiography.
    SeriesThe Black heritage library collection
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.96 .B84 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 248 p.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5705253M
    ISBN 100836987616
    LC Control Number70152917
    OCLC/WorldCa132703

    - years before Rosa Parks there was Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (). She was an author, poet and abolitionist. Born free in Baltimore, she had a prolific career, publishing her first book of poetry at age 20 and her first novel (Iola Leroy) at age In , she became the first woman to teach sewing at the Union Seminary. Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction (Schomburg Library of Nineteenth-Century Black Women Writers) Hallie Q. Brown, Randall K. Burkett (Introduction) Published .

    May 5, - years before Rosa Parks there was Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (). She was an author, poet and abolitionist. Born free in Baltimore, she had a prolific career, publishing her first book of poetry at age 20 and her first novel (Iola Leroy) at age In , she became the first woman to teach sewing at the Union Seminary.   As part of celebrating African American History Month, we are presenting excerpts from Hallie Q. Brown's book "Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction" (published in by The Aldine Publishing Company, Xenia Ohio) profiling 60 African American women that most people have not heard of, but who significantly contributed to our culture.

    Mary Ann Shadd Cary National Women's Hall of Fame Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction a a book by Hallie Quinn Brown (Look for Mrs. Mary Ann Shadd Cary.) University of Detroit Mercy Black Abolitionist Archive articles and speeches by Mary Ann Shadd (Go to "Open File" and when you get to the image, use the "+" to enlarge the print.). Hallie Q. Brown, a friendly acquaintance of Keckley’s, verified the subject’s identity in her book, Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction (pp. ). from the Moorland-Springarn Research Center Collection, Howard University.


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(title page) Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction Compiled and edited by Hallie Q. Brown p., ill. Xenia, Ohio The Aldine Publishing Company.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Hallie Q. Brown and twenty-eight contribu /5(4). Hallie Q. Brown and twenty-eight contributors recreate the lives of sixty remarkable Afro-American women, all born in the United States or Canada between the s and the end of the nineteenth century.

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The “Original Heroine,” Hallie Quinn Brown compiled and edited the book, Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction. But more about that later, here’s some basic information about her background: Hallie was an African American woman who was born in Pittsburg in Get this from a library.

Homespun heroines and other women of distinction. [Hallie Q Brown;] -- The president of the National Association of Colored Women wrote this book as a tribute to black women. She presents short biographies of such important black women as Phillis Wheatley, Harriet.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, Hallie Q. (Hallie Quinn), Homespun heroines and other women of distinction. Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction (The Schomburg Library of Nineteenth-Century Black Women Writers) [Hardcover] Brown, Hallie Q.

and Burkett, Randall K. ISBN ISBN Welcome to the Digital Recovery of Hallie Quinn Brown’s Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction. Brown compiled and edited this book at the Aldine Publishing Company in Xenia, Ohio in In her introduction, Brown writes: Hallie Quinn Brown’s intention in creating this text was to bring to light the selflessness of the incredible women of color, beginning in the 18th century.

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Brown, Hallie Q. Format Book Published Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press, Language English Series The Black Heritage Library Col- Lection Black Heritage Library Collection ISBN Homespun heroines and other women of. Editorial Reviews "Church, school, and club constitute the triumvirate of associations central to the lives of the 60 Afro-American women born in the United States or Canada between the mids and the end of the nineteenth century and chronicled in Homespun Heroines and Other Women of is distinguished as a collaborative effort by a group of self-confident and historically 5/5(1).

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