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Author McLeod, Jacqueline, author

Title Daughter of the Empire State : the life of Judge Jane Bolin / Jacqueline A. McLeod
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2011]
©2011
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 146 pages) : illustrations
Contents Her standing in Poughkeepsie : family lineage and legacy -- On her own : the years at Wellesley and Yale -- Politics of preparation : the making of the nation's first African American woman judge -- Politics of practice : the making of the nation's first African American woman judge -- Speaking truth to power : a view from the bench of Judge Jane Bolin -- Persona non grata : Jane Bolin and the NAACP, 1936-1950
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bolin, Jane M. (Jane Matilda), 1908-2007.
African American judges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Women judges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011014505
ISBN 0252093615 (electronic bk.)
9780252093616 (electronic bk.)