Item #20059 Negro Status and Race Relations in the United States 1911-1946 by Anson Phelps Stokes, 1948. Anson Phelps Stokes.
Negro Status and Race Relations in the United States 1911-1946 by Anson Phelps Stokes, 1948
Negro Status and Race Relations in the United States 1911-1946 by Anson Phelps Stokes, 1948

Negro Status and Race Relations in the United States 1911-1946 by Anson Phelps Stokes, 1948

First Edition

[African American] Stokes, Anson Phelps. Negro Status and Race Relations in the United States 1911-1946: The Thirty-Five Year Report of the Phelps-Stokes Fund. New York: Self-Published, 1948. First Edition Hardcover Review Copy. 219 pages. Measures 7.5" x 10.25". Additional contributions from writers Channing H. Tobias, Thomas Jesse Jones, J.D. Rheinallt Jones, L.A. Roy. Reports on the funding and accomplishments of the Phelps-Stokes Fund, with major contributions to "improving Negro schools and colleges in the South and encouraging friendly race relations there," according tot he introduction. According to the intro, the examination also covers "Not only education and race relations as major interests, but also the civil rights of the Negro, his part in national and international affairs, and the making available of authoritative information about his history and status." Phelps-Stokes convened several commissions to study the educational conditions and needs of black Africans, and made recommendations for improving access and quality. Dr. James E. K. Aggrey, known as "the Booker T. Washington of Africa," helped to lead the commissions and formulate a comprehensive model for education. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering for title, Review Copy with marking on Front Free Endpaper. Binding is tight and pages are clean, in very good condition.

Item #20059

Price: $185.00