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Henry Frye : North Carolina's first African American chief justice

Author: Howard E Covington
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Henry E. Frye came of age just as the South was beginning a change. Throughout their lives, Frye and wife, Shirley, were in the vanguard of the advances that shaped the lives of African Americans. This book traces their careers and explores the growing participation of African Americans in the civic, political and social life of North Carolina"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Covington, Howard E.
Henry Frye.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2013
(DLC) 2013006961
(OCoLC)828143825
Named Person: Henry Ell Frye; Henry Ell Frye
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Howard E Covington
ISBN: 9781476605722 1476605726 1299545661 9781299545663
OCLC Number: 842932609
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover --
Table of Contents --
Preface --
Introduction --
1. Hen'rell --
2. Aggie Pride --
3. "It was going to be slow" --
4. Law School --
5. Henry Frye, Esquire --
6. "If not now, when?" --
7. The Election --
8. Representative Henry Frye --
9. Greensboro National Bank --
10. Working on the Inside --
11. The Court --
12. In Chambers --
13. Chief Justice --
14. Making a Difference --
Chapter Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: Howard E. Covington, Jr.

Abstract:

"Henry E. Frye came of age just as the South was beginning a change. Throughout their lives, Frye and wife, Shirley, were in the vanguard of the advances that shaped the lives of African Americans. This book traces their careers and explores the growing participation of African Americans in the civic, political and social life of North Carolina"--Provided by publisher.
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