Francis L. Cardoza
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Francis L. Cardoza profile of integrity in Reconstruction politics by Edward F. Sweat

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English


  • Cardoza, Francis L.

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Reprinted from The Journal of Negro History, Vol. XLVI, No. 4, October, 1961.

StatementEdward F. Sweat.
SeriesBobbs-Merrill reprint series in Black studies -- BC-285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19095259M

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