Ruby A. Black

Ruby A. Black

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This book presents the story of Ruby A. Black, a feminist who broke new ground for women in Washington journalism in the 1920s and 1930s as a correspondent for a Puerto Rican newspaper and the first biographer of Eleanor Roosevelt. It offers access to the secret correspondence that shows how Black used her friendship with Roosevelt to advance the political career of Luis Muñoz Marín, Puerto Rico's first elected governor. The book describes Black’s effort, ultimately… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Lexington Books (April 11, 2017)

Collection: Women in American Political History

Format: EPUB

Page count: 274 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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