[AFRICAN AMERICANS - TENNESSEE] TAYLOR, Alrutheus Ambush
The Negro in Tennessee, 1865-1880
Washington, D.C. Associated Publishers, 1941. First Edition. Octavo. Green textured cloth, lettered in black on spine and front cover; 306pp. Shallow crease to fore edge of about six leaves toward end of book, else a tight, Near Fine copy, well preserved but lacking the dustwrapper. Major study of Reconstruction-era policies in African-American education, suffrage, and civil rights. The author was a professor of history at Fisk University.