The books starred (*) are those which may well be purchased for a limited library. The prices quoted are subject to change.


*Brawley, Benjamin G. A Social History of the American Negro. 1921. Macmillan Co., New York. $4.00. A Short History of the American Negro. Revised edition. 1919. Macmillan Co., New York. $2.00.

Higginson, Thomas Wentworth. Army Life in a Black Regiment. Reprint 1900. Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston. $2.00.

*Olmsted, Frederick Law. A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States. Second edition 1904. G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York. $5.00.

Negro Life And Race Relations

Baker, Ray Stannard. Following the Color Line. 1908. Doubleday, Page & Co., Garden City, New York. $2.00.

Douglass, H. Paul. Christian Reconstruction in the South. 1909. Pilgrim Press, Boston. $1.50.

*Hammond, L. H. In Black and White: an Interpretation of Southern Life. 1914. Fleming H. Revell Co., New York. $1.25.

Miller, Kelly. Race Adjustment. 1912. Neale Publishing Co., New York. $2.00.

Murphy, Edgar Gardner. Problems of the Present South. New edition. 1916. Longmans, Green & Co., New York. $1.50.

Negro Population 1790-1915. United States Census. 1918. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.

Roman, Charles V., M.D. American Civilization and the Negro. 1916. F. A. Davis Co., Philadelphia. $2.50.

*Selected Articles on the Negro Problem. Compiled by Julia E.

Johnson. The Handbook Series. 1921. H. W. Wilson & Co., New York. $1.80.

*Seligmann, Herbert J. Negro Faces America. 1920. Harper & Brothers, New York. $1.75.

Weatherford, W. D. Present Forces in Negro Progress. 1912. Association Press, New York. 75 cents.

*Work, Monroe N. The Negro Year Book for 1921-22. Negro Year Book Company, Tuskegee Institute, Ala. Cloth, $1.25; paper, 75 cents.

For leaflets on "Cooperation in Southern Communities," apply to Dr. W. W. Alexander, Secretary of the Commission on Interracial Cooperation, Atlanta, Georgia. Send postage.


Coffin, Levi J. Unwritten History: An Autobiography. Revised edition. 1922. A. M. E. Book Concern, Philadelphia. $2.00.

Douglass, Frederick. Life and Times of Frederick Douglass. As told by himself. 1882. DeWolfe & Fiske Co., Boston. $2.50.

*Hammond, L. H. In the Vanguard of a Race. 1922. Council of Women for Home Missions and Missionary Education Movement, New York. 75 cents.

*Haynes, Elizabeth Ross. Unsung Heroes. Short biographies of Negroes who have achieved 1921. DuBois & Dill, New York. $2.50.

Moton, Robert R. Finding a Way Out. Doubleday, Page & Co., Garden City, New York. $2.50.

*Washington, Booker T. Up From Slavery. An autobiography. 1901. Doubleday, Page & Co., Garden City, New York $1.50.

The Negro In Agriculture

Banks, E. M. Economics of Land Tenure in Georgia. Vol. XXIII, No. 1, Columbia University Studies. 1905. Longmans, Green & Co., New York. $1.00.

*DuBois, W. E B. The Negroes of the Black Belt. U. S. Dept. of Labor Bulletin, Vol. IV, No. 22, pp. 401-16, Washington, D. C.

Negro Migration

Haynes, George E. "The Negro Moves North." Articles published in The Survey, May 4, 1918, January 4, 1919.

*Negro Migration 1916-1917. U. S. Dept. of Labor. Government Printing Office. 1918. Washington, D. C.

*Woodson, Carter G. A Century of Negro Migration. Published for Association for Study of Negro Life and History. 1918. 1216 U Street, Washington, D. C. $1.00.

Woofter, Thomas Jackson, Jr. Negro Migration, Changes in Rural Organization and Population of the Cotton Belt. 1920. W. D. Gray, 106 Seventh Avenue, New York. $2.25.

The Negro In Industry

Atlanta University Studies: (1) No. 7. The Negro Artisan. W. E. B. Dubois, 1902; (2) No. 17. The Negro American Artisan. 1912. Bibliography and pages 37-114. Atlanta University Press, Atlanta, Ga. 75 cents each.

Haynes, George E. "Effect of War Conditions on Negro Labor." Proceedings of the Academy of Political Science, Vol 8, pp. 229-312. April, 1919.

*The Negro at Work During the War and During Reconstruc-tion. Second Study of Negro Labor. 1920; also Negro Women in Industry. 1922. Department of Labor. Government Printing Office. Washington, D. C.

Negro Health

Atlanta University Studies: (1) Social and Physical Conditions of Negroes in Cities. 1897. 25 cents; (2) Health and Physique of the Negro Americans. 1906. Atlanta University Press. $1.00.

Hall, George C. "Negro Hospitals," Southern Workman, October, 1910. Hampton Institute.

Hoffman, Frederick L. "The Negro as an Insurance Risk." The Spectator, September 11, 1902, p. 112; continued September 18, p. 125.

*Love, A. G., and Davenport, C. B. "Comparison of white and colored troops in respect to incidence of disease." Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 5, pp. 58-67. March, 1919.

Roman, Charles V., M.D. "The American Negro and Social Hygiene." Social Hygiene, Vol. 7, p. 41. January, 1921.

Negro Achievements In General

*Brawley, Benjamin G. The Negro in Literature and Art in the United States. 1918. Duffield & Co., New York. $1.35.

Roundy, Rodney W. "The Negro an Asset of the American Nation." Leaflet published by the Home Missions Council, 156 Fifth Avenue, New York. 10 cents.

*The Book of American Negro Poetry. Edited by James Weldon Johnson. 1922. Harcourt, Brace & Co., New York. $1.75.

Negro Music

Burlin, Natalie Curtis. Negro Folk Songs. Hampton Series, 1918-19. G. Schirmer, New York. 50 cents.

*Krehbiel, Henry E. Afro-American Folk Songs. 1914. G. Schirmer, New York. $2.00.

Work, John Wesley. Folk Songs of the American Negro. 1915. Fisk University Book Store, Nashville, Tenn. $1.10.

Negro Literature

Bratthwaite, W. S. Lyrics of Life and Love. 1904. Small, Maynard & Co., Boston. $1.00.

Dubois, W. E. B. The Souls of Black Folk. 1902. A. C. McClurg & Co., Chicago. $1.20.

Dunbar, Paul Laurence. Lyrics of Lowly Life. 1899. Dodd, Mead & Co., New York. $1.25.

Talley, T. W. Folk Rhymes of the Negro. 1921. Mac-millan Co., New York. $2.25.

The Book of American Negro Poetry. Edited by James Weldon Johnson. 1921. Harcourt, Brace & Co., New York. $1.75.

Negro Mind And Education

Atlanta University Studies: (1) No. 5. The College-bred Negro. Edited by W. E. B. DUBOIS and A. G. Dill. 1900. 25 cents; (2) No. 13. The College-bred Negro American. 1910. 75 cents; (3) No. 19. A Study of Crime Among Negro Americans. 75 cents.

*Kerlin, Robert T. The Voice of the Negro. (Analysis of Negro newspaper opinion in 1919.) 1920. E. P. Dutton & Co., New York. $2.50.

*Negro Education; A Study of the Private and Higher Schools for Colored People in the United States. Edited by T. J. Jones. Bulletin 39. United States Bureau of Education. 1917. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.

Peabody, Francis G. Education for Life: The Story of Hampton Institute. Doubleday, Page & Co., Garden City, New York. $2.50.

Scott and Stowe. Booker T. Washington: Builder of Civilization. Doubleday, Page & Co., Garden City, New York.

*Woodson, Cartes Godwin. Education of the Negro Prior to. 1861. 1915. G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York. $2.00.

Woodworth, R. S. "Racial Differences in Mental Traits,** Science. New Series, pp. 177-186, reprinted.

Negro Church And The Religious Life

*Atlanta University Studies: No. 8. The Negro Church. Edited by W. E. B. DuBois. Statistics are old, but report contains a number of valuable points. Atlanta University Press, Atlanta, Ga. $1.00.

*Woodson, C. G. The History of the Negro Church. 1922. Associated Publishers, 1216 U Street, N. W., Washington, D. C.

The World Survey. American Volume, pp. 99-101. Inter-church World Movement Obtainable from Home Missions Council and the Council of Women for Home Missions, 156 Fifth Avenue, New York City, for postage.

Negro Citizenship

Baker, Ray Stannard. Following the Color Line. Chapter XI. 1908. Doubleday, Page & Co* Garden City, New York. $2.00.

*McCall, Samuel W. Life of Thaddeus Stevens. 1909. Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston. $1.25.

Stephenson, Gilbert Thomas. Race Distinctions in American Law. 1910. D. Appleton & Co., New York. $1.50.

Woodson, C. G. "Fifty Years of Negro Citizenship." Qualified by the U. S. Supreme Court. Journal of Negro History, Vol 6, p. 1-53, January, 1921.

Community Conditions Among Negroes (General)

*Daniels, John. In Freedom's Birthplace: a Study of the Bos-ton Negroes. 1914. Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston. $1.50.

Haynes. George E. Negro New-comers in Detroit, Michigan. 1918. Home Missions Council, New York. 20 cents.