Author:McLean, Polly Bugros


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

By: McLean, Polly Bugros

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boulder, University Press of Colorado: 2018

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24271

ISBN: 1607328240

Condition: Fine

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 Afr... View more info