Remembering Lucile: A Virginia Family's Rise From Slavery and a Legacy Forged a Mile High

By: McLean, Polly Bugros

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As new, unread and immaculate. Signed on ffep by the author and keynote speaker, on Jan 26, 2019 at the kick-off event for African American History Month, Westside Community Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. From the fly leaf: "The first born daughter of emancipated slaves, ...In 1918, Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Jones received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado, becoming its first female African American graduate, though she was not allowed to "walk" at the graduation nor is she pictured in the 1918 CU Yearbook". A portrait of the rise of a middle class African-American woman in the west who overcame racism and prejudice to become an outstanding teacher, mentor and leader of the African-American community in Denver, Colorado. 309p., including index.

Title: Remembering Lucile: A Virginia Family's Rise From Slavery and a Legacy Forged a Mile High

Author Name: McLean, Polly Bugros

Illustrator: Photos

Categories: Colorado, African-American, Education,

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Publisher: Boulder, University Press of Colorado: 2018

ISBN Number: 1607328240

ISBN Number 13: 9781607328247

Binding: Tan Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine (in mylar)

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 8vo - Over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4 " Tall

Seller ID: 24271

Keywords: African American History, African Americans in Colorado, African American Women Educators, Notable African American Women Educators, African American Female Teachers, African American Women Graduates