Book Discussion on Ida B. Wells: Mother of the Civil Rights Movement

Mr. and Mrs. Fradin spoke with children about their biography Ida B. Wells: Mother of the Civil Rights Movement, published by… read more

Mr. and Mrs. Fradin spoke with children about their biography Ida B. Wells: Mother of the Civil Rights Movement, published by Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin. Ida B. Wells, an editor and journalist, was one of the country’s earliest civil rights leaders. She helped found the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, campaigned against lynching and campaigned for voting rights for women. The authors also discussed how they research and write their books. close

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Book Discussion on Ida B. Wells: Mother of the Civil Rights Movement

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Evanston, Illinois, United States
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Jun 2, 2001

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  • Jun 02, 2001 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 02, 2001 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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