Alwyn Barr, Black Texans: A History of Negroes in Texas, 1528–1971 (Austin: Jenkins, 1973). Big Town, Big Money (The Business of Houston) (Houston: Cordovan Press, 1973). Darlene Clark Hine, Black Victory: The Rise and Fall of the White Primary in Texas (Millwood, New York: KTO Press, 1979). Andrew Webster Jackson, A Sure Foundation and a Sketch of Negro Life in Texas (Houston, 1940). Howard Jones, The Red Diary: A Chronological History of Black Americans in Houston and Some Neighboring Harris County Communities-122 Years Later (Austin: Nortex Press, 1991).
- Editors and Reporters
- African Americans
- Progressive Era
- Texas in the 1920s
- Upper Gulf Coast
- East Texas
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Diana J. Kleiner, “Davis, William Leonard,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 21, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/davis-william-leonard.
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