Having our say: the Delany sisters' first 100 years

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An inspiring memoir by two lively, keen-witted African American senior citizens. In their 200+ combined years, Sadie and Bessie Delany have seen it all. They saw their father, who was born into slavery, become America's first black Episcopal bishop. They saw their mother--a woman of mixed racial parentage who was born free--give birth to ten children, all of whom would become college-educated, successful professionals in a time when blacks could scarcely expect to receive a high school diploma. They saw the post-Reconstruction South, the Jim Crow laws,
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Grouping Title having our say the delany sisters first 100 years
Grouping Author delany sarah louise
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auth_author2 Delany, Annie Elizabeth, 1891-1995., Hearth, Amy Hill, 1958-
author Delany, Sarah Louise, 1889-1999.
author2-role Delany, Annie Elizabeth,1891-1995., Hearth, Amy Hill,1958-
author_display Delany, Sarah Louise
id 6c66e773-1c96-b71b-c99f-5201355c92e5
isbn 156836010, 9780440220428
last_indexed 2019-03-18T08:41:23.059Z
lexile_score 890
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
primary_isbn 9780440220428
publishDate 1993
record_details ils:a32987|Book|Books||English|Kodansha International,|1993.|xiii, 210 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, Delaney family, Delany, Annie Elizabeth, -- 1891-1995, Delany, Sarah Louise, -- 1889-1999, United States -- Race relations
title_display Having our say : the Delany sisters' first 100 years
title_full Having our say : the Delany sisters' first 100 years / Sarah and A. Elizabeth Delany ; with Amy Hill Hearth
title_short Having our say :
title_sub the Delany sisters' first 100 years
topic_facet African Americans, Delaney family, Delany, Annie Elizabeth, Delany, Sarah Louise, Race relations