GENEALOGY EXPRESS

 

Welcome to
Black
History & Genealogy

The Story of the Negro
The
Rise of the Race from Slavery

by
Booker T. Washington
VOL. I.
New York
Doubleday, Page & Company
1909

-------------------------
CONTENTS

  PREFACE  

PART I.
THE NEGRO IN AFRICA

Chapter.   Page
I. - First Notions of Africa - Started 3/9/2020 3
   
II. - The American Negro and the Native African 18
   
III. - The African at Home 36
   
IV. - The West Coast Background of the American Negro 57
   


PART II.
THE NEGRO AS A SLAVE

V. - The First and Last Slave Ship 85
   
VI. - The First Slaves 107
   
VII. - The Indian and the Negro 125
   
VIII. - The Negro's Life in Slavery 144
   
IX. - Slave Insurrections and the Negro "Peril" 171
   
X. - The Free Negro in Slavery Days 192
   
XI. - Fugitive Slaves 215
   
XII. - Negro Settlements in Ohio and the Northwest Territory - Started 3/10/2020 233
   
XIII. - The Negro Preacher and the Negro Church 251
   
XIV. - The Negro Abolitionists 279
   
XV. - The Negro Soldier's Fight for Freedom 310
   


PART III
THE NEGRO AS A FREEMAN

 
I. - The Early Days of Freedom - FINISHED 3/10/2020 3
     
II. - The Rise of the Negro Land-owner 30
     
III. - The Negro Labourer and the Mechanic in Slavery and Freedom 57
     
IV. - Negro Crime and Racial Self-help 85
     
V. - The Negro Teacher and the Negro School 114
     
VI. - The Negro Secret Societies 148
     
VII. - The Negro Doctor and the Negro Professional Man 171
     
VIII. - The Negro Disfranchisement and the Negro in Business 190
     
IX. - The Negro Bank and the Moral Uplift 211
     
X. - Negro Communities and Negro Homes 234
     
XI. - Negro Poetry, Music and Art 259
     
XII. - Negro Women and Their Work - Started 3/10/2020 297
     
XIII. - The Social and Mission Work of the Negro Church 332
     
XIV. - Law and Order and the Negro 356
     
XV. - The Negro's Place in American Life 383
     
  INDEX 403

 

 

-----
 

CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO
BLACK HISTORY INDEX PAGE

CLICK HERE TO RETURN TO
GENEALOGY EXPRESS

GENEALOGY EXPRESS
FREE GENEALOGY RESEARCH is My MISSION

This Webpage has been created by Sharon Wick exclusively for Genealogy Express  2008
Submitters retain all copyrights