The Jay Bird Democratic Association of Fort Bend County: A White Man's Union

The Jay Bird Democratic Association of Fort Bend County: A White Man's Union

By: Yelderman, Pauline

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Light shelf wear, minor soil to top edge of page block. Dust jacket has small moisture stains at the upper spine and a larger one at the tail of the spine. Did not bleed through to book. Lengthy gift inscription on the front pastedown endpaper that references the book's litigation history. The author has signed her name on the front free endpaper. This book traces the history of political life in Fort Bend County, Texas from post-Civil War to 1970. As old ways of the planter class disappeared with the war, feuding political factions evolved. The Jay Birds emerged the winner and organized a White Man's Union-The Jay Birds Democratic Association of Fort Bend County, which shaped the course of county politics for more than 60 years.

Title: The Jay Bird Democratic Association of Fort Bend County: A White Man's Union

Author: Yelderman, Pauline

Categories: Texana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Waco, Texas, Texian Press: 1979

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08552

Keywords: Politics Fort Bend County Texas African American Race Relations,