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Jerome Smith, James Baldwin, and RFK

Jerome Smith was a young civil rights activist and Freedom Rider in 1963. Arthur Schlesinger, in his book on RFK, recalls that CORE described Smith as a young man beaten more than any other CORE worker at the time. Jerome Smith stood up to RFK It was no surprise to...

Books by Edward

Shop Edward’s bookstore Edward’s books are available at bookstores everywhere, as well as Amazon, Kobo, B&N, and other online booksellers. For signed copies of Edward’s books, visit his online bookshop: Maison Blanche Department Stores Legendary Locals of New Orleans Brothers of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans New Orleans Jazz New Orleans: The Canal Streetcar Line

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