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Smoked Yankees and the struggle forempire

letters from negro soldiers, 1898-1902

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Fayetteville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afro-American soldiers -- Correspondence.,
  • United States -- History -- War of 1898 -- Participation, Afro-American -- Sources.,
  • United States -- History -- War of 1898 -- Personal narratives.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Afro-American troops -- History -- Sources.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- History -- War of 1898 -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(compiled by) Willard B. Gatewood, Jr.
    SeriesThe University of Arkansas Press reprint series -- vol. 4
    ContributionsGatewood, Willard B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE725.5.N3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22198180M
    ISBN 100938626884

      Source | Anonymous letter to the editor, Wisconsin Weekly Advocate (Milwaukee), 17 May ; in Williard B. Gatewood, Jr., "Smoked Yankees" and the Struggle for Empire: Letters from Negro Soldiers, (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, ). Creator | Anonymous Item Type | Newspaper/Magazine Cite This document | Anonymous, “A Soldier Reports on Filipino . Smoked yankees synonyms, Smoked yankees pronunciation, Smoked yankees translation, English dictionary definition of Smoked yankees. n. A member of one of the African-American regiments within the US Army after the Civil War, serving primarily in the Indian wars of the late s.

    Gatewood, Willard B., Jr. "Smoked Yankees" and the Struggle for Empire: Letters from Negro Soldiers, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, Includes some items from Indiana newspapers. Internet resources: Inspire: Indiana's Virtual Library; Many articles available. Library of Congress American Memory Web site. Gatewood, Willard B., Jr. - "Smoked Yankees" and the Struggle for Empire: Letters from Negro Soldiers, Gatewood, Willard B., Jr. - Black Americans and the White Man's Burden, Gatewood, Willard B., Jr. - Eugene Clyde Brooks.

    Willard B. Gatewood, Jr. "Smoked Yankees" and the Struggle for Empire, Letters from Negro Soldiers, The University of Arkansas Press, Fayetteville, , page 8 The University of Arkansas Press, Fayetteville, , page 8. In his book, Smoked Yankeesand the Struggle for Empire, Dr. Gatewood speaks of the black soldiers' dismay when they learned that Uncle Sam and Jim Crow had marched arm in arm into the Philippines.


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Black soldiers (called 'Smoked Yankees' by the Spaniards) hoped to ease Negro oppression in the United States by serving in the regular and volunteer armies during the Spanish-American War and fighting for the white man in Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines.

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