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8 edition of The Herndons found in the catalog.

The Herndons

an Atlanta family

by Carole Merritt

  • 142 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Atlanta (Ga.),
  • Georgia,
  • Atlanta
    • Subjects:
    • Herndon, Alonzo, b. 1858.,
    • Herndon, Alonzo, b. 1858 -- Family.,
    • Herndon family.,
    • African American families -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography.,
    • Upper class families -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography.,
    • African American businesspeople -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography.,
    • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Biography.,
    • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Social conditions.,
    • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-250) and index.

      StatementCarole Merritt.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF294.A853 H476 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 258 p. :
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3951305M
      ISBN 100820323098
      LC Control Number2001045117

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