Table of contents for Freedom's daughters : the unsung heroines of the civil rights movement from 1830 to 1970 / Lynne Olson.


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Contents

Preface

1. "Far More Terrible for Women"

2. "She Has Shaken This Country"

3. "Getting Them Comfortable with Rebellion"

4. Lighting the Fuse

5. "There Had to Be a Stopping Place"

6. "Our Leaders Is Just We Ourself"

7. "She Kept Daring Us to Go Further"

8. "The Most Daring of Our Leaders"

9. "Being White Does Not Answer Your Problems"

10. "She Never Listened to a Word"

11. "We Are Not Going to Take This Anymore"

12. "The Cobwebs Are Moving from My Brain"

13. "I Had Never Heard That Voice Before"

14. "Black and White Together"

15. "A Woman's War"

16. "We Assumed We Were Equal"

17. "We Can't Deal with Her"

18. Standing in the Minefield

19. "We Didn't Come All This Way for No Two Seats"

20. "This Inevitable, Horrible Greek Tragedy"

21. The "Woman Question"

22. "We Were Asked to Deny a Part of Ourselves"

23. "We Got to Keep Moving"

Epilogue

Abbreviations for Sources

Endnotes

Bibliography

Acknowledgments

Index




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
African American women civil rights workers -- Southern States -- History.
African American women civil rights workers -- Southern States -- Biography.
Women civil rights workers -- Southern States -- History.
Women civil rights workers -- Southern States -- Biography.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History.