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Moore, Jacqueline M.

Leading the Race

The Transformation of the Black Elite in the Nation's Capital, 1880–1920 Jacqueline M. Moore

Historians of the African American experience after Reconstruction have tended to imply that the black elite served only their own interests, that their exclusive control of black institutions precluded efforts to improve the status of African Americans in general. In Leading the Race, Jacqueline M... More