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Morals and manners among Negro Americans : report of a social study made by Atlanta University under the patronage of the Trustees of the John F. Slater Fund : with the proceedings of the 18th annual Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems, held at Atlanta University, on Monday, May 26th, 1913 / edited by W.E. Burghardt Du Bois, Director of Publicity and Research, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and Augustus Granville Dill, Sometime Associate Professor of Sociology in Atlanta University. Atlanta, Ga. : Atlanta University. Publications ; no. 18

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Creator: Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems (18th : 1913 : Atlanta, Ga.)
Atlanta University
Title: Morals and manners among Negro Americans : report of a social study made by Atlanta University under the patronage of the Trustees of the John F. Slater Fund : with the proceedings of the 18th annual Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems, held at Atlanta University, on Monday, May 26th, 1913 / edited by W.E. Burghardt Du Bois, Director of Publicity and Research, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and Augustus Granville Dill, Sometime Associate Professor of Sociology in Atlanta University. Atlanta, Ga. : Atlanta University. Publications ; no. 18
Date: 1913
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Survey on several topics relating to the moral status of African Americans, on such topics as good manners, sound morals, cleanliness, personal honesty, home life, rearing of children, amusements for young people, caring for old people, the Church, and present conditions compared with the past. The survey results are reported by state and the responses vary widely, though they are mostly positive.

Subjects: African Americans--Social conditions | African American--Social life and customs | African Americans--Conduct of life | African Americans--Sexual behavior
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: [Athens, Ga. : Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library], 2002/2004
Original Material: Transcribed from: Morals and manners among Negro Americans : report of a social study made by Atlanta University under the patronage of the Trustees of the John F. Slater Fund : with the proceedings of the 18th annual Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems, held at Atlanta University, on Monday, May 26th, 1913 / edited by W.E. Burghardt Du Bois, Director of Publicity and Research, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and Augustus Granville Dill, Sometime Associate Professor of Sociology in Atlanta University. Atlanta, Ga. : The Atlanta University Press, 1914, c1915. 140 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Atlanta University. Publications ; no. 18. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.
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