Celebrating Black History Month

This selection of recent titles provides a window into the African American experience and celebrates achievement and contribution in the face of adversity.

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Ten Dollars to Hate

Ten Dollars to Hate

Patricia Bernstein

Black Cowboys of Texas

Black Cowboys of Texas

Sara R. Massey

African Americans in Central Texas History

African Americans in Central Texas History

Bruce A. Glasrud, Deborah M. Liles, E. Joe Brackner Jr., Sherilyn Brandenstein, Donaly E. Brice, William Dean Carrigan, Karen Kossie-Chernyshev, Martin Kuhlmann, Billy Bob Lightfoot, Ronald E. Marcello, James T. Matthews, Donald G. Nieman, Neil G. Sapper, Rebecca Sharpless, James Sorelle, Keith J. Volanto

The Ground on Which I Stand

The Ground on Which I Stand

Marti Corn, Tracy Xavia Karner, Thad Sitton, Tacey A. Rosolowski, Wanda Horton-Woodworth

The Garden of Eden

The Garden of Eden

Drew Sanders

Free Blacks in Antebellum Texas

Free Blacks in Antebellum Texas

Bruce A. Glasrud, Milton S. Jordan

Fair Ways

Fair Ways

Robert J. Robertson

The Upshaws of County Line

The Upshaws of County Line

Richard S. Orton, Thad Sitton, Roy Flukinger

If Not Me Who?

If Not Me Who?

Wendell H. Baker Sr.

Recovering Five Generations Hence

Recovering Five Generations Hence

Karen Kossie-Chernyshev, Bruce A. Glasrud, Alisha Knight, M. Giulia Fabi, Angela Boswell, Brian M. Jack, Veronica Watson, Nikki Brown

Southern Black Women in the Modern Civil Rights Movement

Southern Black Women in the Modern Civil Rights Movement

Bruce A. Glasrud, Merline Pitre, Bruce A. Glasrud, Merline Pitre, Caroline Emmons, Dwonna Naomi Goldstone, Bobby L. Lovett, Maxine D. Jones, Stefanie Decker, Clarissa Myrick-Harris, Marvin W. Dulaney, Tiyi M. Morris, Jeannie M. Whayne, Shannon L. Frystak, Yvonne Davis Frear

St. Philip's College

St. Philip's College

Marie Pannell Thurston, Maria Hernandez Ferrier, Adena Williams Loston

The Folly of Jim Crow

The Folly of Jim Crow

Stephanie Cole, Natalie J. Ring, Natalie J. Ring, Melissa Stein, Theda Perdue, Peter Wallenstein, W. Fitzhugh Brundage, Mia Bay, Jane Dailey

Racial Borders

Racial Borders

James N. Leiker

Juneteenth Texas

Juneteenth Texas

Francis Edward Abernethy, Patrick B. Mullen, Alan B. Govenar

Calvin Littlejohn

Calvin Littlejohn

Bob Ray Sanders

Blacks in East Texas History

Blacks in East Texas History

Bruce A. Glasrud, Archie P. McDonald

Black Women in Texas History

Black Women in Texas History

Bruce A. Glasrud, Merline Pitre

Blue & Gold and Black

Blue & Gold and Black

Robert J. Schneller Jr.

Lynching to Belong

Lynching to Belong

Cynthia Skove Nevels

My Master

My Master

Jeff Hamilton, Lenoie Hunt

Buffalo Soldiers in the West

Buffalo Soldiers in the West

Bruce A. Glasrud, Michael N. Searles

The  Slave Narratives of Texas

The Slave Narratives of Texas

Ron Tyler, Lawrence R. Murphy

The First Waco Horror

The First Waco Horror

Patricia Bernstein

Styling Jim Crow

Styling Jim Crow

Julia Kirk Blackwelder