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- Civil Rights, Segregation, and Slavery
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Patricia Prather and Jennifer Bridges, “Wickliff, Sylvester Sostan,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 28, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/wickliff-sylvester-sostan.
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