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The Making of African American Identity: Volume II, 1865-1917
Topic: FreedomTopic: IdentityTopic: InstitutionsTopic: PoliticsTopic: Forward
Topic: Forward
Toolbox Overview: The Making of African American Identity: Volume II, 1865-1917
Resource Menu: Forward
Text 1. 1913: Fifty Years
Text 2. Two Views
Text 3. The NAACP
Text 4. Protest
Text 5. Popular Culture
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Text 6. World War I
Text 7. 1917: Forward


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5.  Popular Culture
- Meta Warrick-Fuller, Ethiopia Awakening, sculpture, 1914
- Realization of a Negro's Ambition, film poster, 1915
- George Bellows, Both Members of This Club, oil on canvas, 1909
- William Waring Cuney, "My Lord, What a Morning," poem, n.d.

      The Realization of a Negro's Ambition
Links
Ethiopia Awakening: PDF file*
nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/maai2/forward/text5/ethiopia.pdf

Realization of a Negro's Ambition: PDF file*
nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/maai2/forward/text5/ambition.pdf

Both Members of This Club:
www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/Collection/art-object-page.30667.html

"My Lord, What a Morning":
memory.loc.gov/ammem/aaohtml/exhibit/aopart6.html#0625


Online
Sources


Ethiopia Awakening and Realization: National Humanities Center

Both Members of This Club: National Gallery of Art

"My Lord, What a Morning": African American Odyssey, Library of Congress


Printing

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-   Length: 4 pages.

Supplemental
sites


Brief biography of Meta Warrick Fuller, from the African American Registry

African American History and Literature, 1865-1917: Online Resources






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