The Back Lines of National Defense [cover title]

Atlanta, GA: Commission on Interracial Cooperation, 1941. First edition. 8vo. 22, (1) pp. Essays by H.C. Nixon, Horace M. Bond, Lester B. Granger, all emphasizing the need to fully integrate the work of African-Americans into the economy (thus, the need for better education, working conditions, etc.) for the good of the nation's welfare and, especially, its defense, in the context of the situation in Europe. Not in Blockson catalogue. OCLC locates ten copies (Vassar, Tuskegee, Library of Congress, Emory, Louisville, Tulane, Duke, North Carolina, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Union Presbyterian Seminary). Very good. Printed blue wrappers, stapled. (#6636). Item #59746

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