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The guardian of Boston: William Monroe Trotter

by Stephen R. Fox

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trotter, William Monroe, 1872-1934,
  • African Americans -- History -- 1877-1964

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [283]-296.

    Statement[by] Stephen R. Fox.
    SeriesStudies in American Negro life
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.97.T75 F6 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 307 p.
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4761893M
    LC Control Number78108822

      William Monroe Trotter, (born April 7, , Chillicothe, Ohio, U.S.—died April 7, , Boston, Massachusetts), African American journalist and vocal advocate of racial equality in the early 20th century. From the pages of his weekly newspaper, The Guardian, he criticized the pragmatism of Booker T. Washington, agitating for civil rights among blacks. The Boston Guardian was an African-American newspaper, co-founded by William Monroe Trotter and George W. Forbes in in Boston, Massachusetts, and published until the publication: ca.

      William Monroe Trotter (–) was an uncompromising, Harvard-educated, black radical, who founded, edited, and published the weekly Boston Guardian from till his death, explains Greenidge (director, Ctr. for the Study of Race and Democracy, Tufts Univ.). Trotter spurned accommodationism and conservatism, battling for political Brand: Liveright Publishing Corporation. William Monroe Trotter (sometimes just Monroe Trotter, April 7, – April 7, ) was a newspaper editor and real estate businessman based in Boston, Massachusetts, and an activist for African-American civil rights. He was an early opponent of the accommodationist race policies of Booker T. Washington, and in founded the Boston.

    William Monroe Trotter was a businessman, newspaper publisher, and civil rights activist who grew up in Boston’s Hyde Park. William Monroe Trotter was born in and lived in Hyde Park. He attended Hyde Park High School, which at the time, was a predominately white school. On Aug , William Monroe Trotter, A.B. , sat before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations to urge inclusion of the “rights of colored people” in the U.S. peace treaty with Germany. He spoke for the Liberty League, which he helped found in in the spirit of the political activism and militant protest that spread across the African diaspora during and after the Great.


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The Guardian of Boston: William Monroe Trotter Paperback – July 1, by Stephen R. Fox (Author)/5(2). I nWilliam Monroe Trotter founded the Guardian newspaper in Boston.

At that time, the more famous Guardian – the one you’re now reading – was published in Manchester, and Trotter had never Author: Kerri Greenidge. William Monroe Trotter was the co-founder and editor of the Boston-based black weekly newspaper “The Guardian,” a powerful force in black journalism in the first half of the 20th century.

Through vocal advocacy for anti-lynching laws and enforcement of the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments, Trotter built a reputation as an uncompromising fighter, working to prevent the rollback of Reconstruction. Appearing here as an austere misfit, Trotter was founder and editor of the Guardian, a ""shrill, radical"" Negro newspaper in Boston; overnight he achieved notoriety for publicly challenging Washington and the ""Tuskegee Machine."".

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Contents. From Hyde Park to the Guardian. In Trotter founded the Boston Guardian, a weekly newspaper that advocated independent, “race first” politics. Its standing soared during controversial incidents, such as inwhen Republican President Theodore Roosevelt dishonourably discharged black soldiers after a shooting incident in Brownsville, Texas, despite a lack of.

The elder James Monroe Trotter accumulated enough wealth to ensure a comfortable life for the family. He also wrote a book titled “Music and Some Highly Musical People” about American music derived from black culture.

The younger Trotter was one of the few blacks attending Harvard University in the late 19th century. The Guardian of Boston: William Monroe Trotter Author Fox, Stephen R Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Jacket condition Good Edition First Binding Hardcover Publisher In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book.

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Fox. Format Book Edition [1st ed.] Published New York, Atheneum, Description ix, p. 23 cm. Series Studies in American Negro life Notes Bibliography: p. [] Subject headings Trotter, William Monroe,   In Trotter founded the Boston Guardian, a weekly newspaper that advocated independent, “race first” politics.

Seeking a method by which to expand the voice of his fellow black Americans in the early days of the 20th century, Trotter founded The Guardian in Boston in This newspaper was primarily focused on spreading news and ideas against discrimination and pushed for equality while simultaneously opposing Booker T.

Washington’s ideas. William Monroe Trotter was the co-founder and editor of the Boston-based black weekly newspaper "The Guardian," a powerful force in black journalism in the first half of the 20th century. Stephen Fox’s book, “The Guardian of Boston,” was a crisp narration of Trotter’s story; Greenidge, a historian at Tufts University, is as interested in Trotter’s context in the.Charles Flint Kellogg, "Stephen R.

Fox, The Guardian of Boston: William Monroe Trotter.," The Journal of Negro Hist no. 2 (April ): https://doi.William Monroe Trotter (sometimes just Monroe Trotter, April 7, – April 7, ) was a newspaper editor and real estate businessman based in Boston, Massachusetts, and an activist for African-American civil was an early opponent of the accommodationist race policies of Booker T.

Washington, and in founded the Boston Guardian, an independent African-American .