Table of contents for Black Americans in Congress, 1870-2007 / prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration of the U.S. House of Representatives, by the Office of History and Preservation, Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives.

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CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION ...............................................................	XXX	
PART I: FORMER BLACK MEMBERS OF CONGRESS
CHAPTER I: "THE FIFTEENTH AMENDMENT IN FLESH AND BLOOD": THE 
 SYMBOLIC GENERATION OF BLACK AMERICANS IN CONGRESS, 1870-1887		XXX
 CHAPTER II: "THE NEGROES' TEMPORARY FAREWELL": JIM CROW AND THE 
 EXCLUSION OF AFRICAN AMERICANS FROM CONGRESS, 1887-1929			XXX
 CHAPTER III: KEEPING THE FAITH: AFRICAN AMERICANS RETURN TO 
 CONGRESS, 1929-1970							XXX
CHAPTER IV: PERMANENT INTERESTS: THE EXPANSION, ORGANIZATION, 
 AND RISING INFLUENCE OF AFRICAN AMERICANS IN CONGRESS, 1971-2007 	XXX
PART II: CURRENT BLACK MEMBERS OF CONGRESS .................................... XXX
APPENDICES 
APPENDIX A: FIRST-TERM BLACK MEMBERS OF THE 110TH CONGRESS		XXX
APPENDIX B: BLACK MEMBERS BY CONGRESS, 1870-2007 (END OF FIRST 		
 SESSION OF 110TH CONGRESS)						XXX
APPENDIX C: BLACK REPRESENTATIVES AND SENATORS BY 
 STATE AND TERRITORY							XXX
APPENDIX D: BLACK MEMBERS' COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS (STANDING, 
 JOINT, SELECT) IN THE U.S. HOUSE AND SENATE, 1870-2007 			XXX
APPENDIX E: BLACK CHAIRMEN AND CHAIRWOMEN OF 
 CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEES							XXX
APPENDIX F: BLACK CHAIRMEN AND CHAIRWOMEN OF SUBCOMMITTEES 
 OF STANDING COMMITTEES IN THE HOUSE AND SENATE 				XXX
APPENDIX G: BLACK MEMBERS WHO HAVE SERVED IN CONGRESSIONAL 
 PARTY LEADERSHIP POSITIONS						XXX
APPENDIX H: MARRIAGE/FAMILIAL CONNECTIONS OF BLACK MEMBERS 
 OF CONGRESS								XXX
APPENDIX I: CHAIRMEN AND CHAIRWOMEN OF THE CONGRESSIONAL 
 BLACK CAUCUS, 1971-2007 							XXX
APPENDIX J: MAJOR CIVIL RIGHTS ACTS OF CONGRESS, 1863-2006 		XXX	
INDEX .........................................................................XXX 	

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

African American legislators -- Biography.
United States. Congress -- Biography.