Simkins Francis Buttler - Ben Tillman's view of the negro

Author : Simkins Francis Buttler
Title : Ben Tillman's view of the negro
Year : 1937

Link download :

In the nineties of the last century Ben Tillman succeeded Wade Hampton and Matthew C. Butler as spokesman of South Carolina to the nation. Occupying a position of prominence in the United States Senate superior to that of any South Carolinian since the Civil War, and perhaps equal to that of any Southerner of his day, he won the attention of the American people between 1898 and 1909 by countless speeches on the race question. Almost every conceivable pretext was utilized by this assertive agitator to impose this issue . upon the usually unwilling ears of the senators. He injected it into the debate over the status of the colonial possessions and over the appointtnent of Negroes to Federal office. From 1901 until 1909 he spent the greater part of the Senate recesses reiterating his view of the Negro before Chatauqua audiences in every section of the United States. His emphatic manner of speech and his frequent invocations of the vulgarities of the South Carolina hustings always attracted large and interested crowds. ...

1205 reads

You might also like

Support Balder Ex-Libris ! Knowledge is not free

We share books for free, but maintaining such a site online requires costly hosting. You can...

Continue reading

Soberana Evropa - Rome contra Judaea, Judaea contra Rome

Author : Soberana Evropa Title : Rome contra Judaea, Judaea contra Rome Year : 2018 Link download :...

Continue reading

Gorsleben Rudolf John - Hoch-Zeit der Menschheit

Author : Gorsleben Rudolf John Title : Hoch-Zeit der Menschheit Year : 2002 Link download :...

Continue reading

Steiner Rudolf - Nutrition

Author : Steiner Rudolf Title : _Nutrition Food, health and spiritual development Year : Link...

Continue reading

Gordienko Irina - Sergei O. Prokofieff Myth and reality

Author : Gordienko Irina Title : Sergei O. Prokofieff Myth and reality Year : 1998 Link download :...

Continue reading


Balder Ex-Libris
Review of books rare and missing

Balder Ex-Libris