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Nathan Huggins
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"The New Negro has arrived with a stiffened back bone, dauntless manhood, defiant eye, steady hand and a will of iron." If We Must Die, p. 22

"The tide of Negro migration, northward and city-ward, is not to be fully explained as a blind flood started by the demands of war industry coupled with the shutting off of foreign migration, or by the pressure of poor crops coupled with increased social terrorism in certain sections of the South and Southwest. Neither labor demand, the boll weevil nor the Ku Klux Klan is a basic factor, however contributory any or all of them may have been." The New Negro, Alain Locke, p. 49

"Negro Harlem is situated in the heart of Manhattan and covers one of the most beautiful and healthful sites in the whole city. It is not a fringe, it is not a slum, nor is it a 'quarter' consisting...

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