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Portrait of a scientific racist

James G. Hollandsworth

Portrait of a scientific racist

Alfred Holt Stone of Mississippi

by James G. Hollandsworth

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stone, Alfred Holt, -- 1870-1955,
  • Stone, Alfred Holt, -- 1870-1955 -- Political and social views,
  • Mississippi. -- State Tax Commission -- Officials and employees -- Biography,
  • Plantation owners -- Mississippi -- Biography,
  • Cotton farmers -- Mississippi -- Biography,
  • Racism -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century,
  • Eugenics -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century,
  • Racism -- United States -- Philosophy,
  • Eugenics -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Mississippi -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames G. Hollandsworth, Jr.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF341.S78 H65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16383314M
    ISBN 109780807133361
    LC Control Number2007051856

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