The Land of Little RainWilla Cather
April Twilights (poetry)W.E.B. Du Bois
The Souls of Black Folk
Chapter I: "Of Our Spiritual Strivings"**
Chapter III: "Of Mr. Booker T. Washington and Others"**
Chapter XIV: "Of the Sorrow Songs"**
Is Booker T Washington Crazy? Sorrow Songs/Spirituals Paul Laurence Dunbar
In Old Plantation Days
Lyrics of Love and Laughter
Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins
Of One Blood, or, the Hidden Self
As the Lord Lives, He Is One of Our Mother's Children
The Beast in the Jungle**
E. Pauline Johnson (Tekahionwake)
The Corn Husker**
The Call of the Wild
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Panama Revolts from Colombia; U.S. recognizes new country immediately.
President Roosevelt creates the national forest system.
Hay–Herrán Treaty rejected by Colombia.
"Revolution" in Panama organized by Philippe Bunau-Varilla.
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Mexican American copper miners strike in Clifton, Morenci, and Metcalf, Arizona.
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U.S. Department of Labor and Commerce is created.
U.S acquires perpetual control over Panama Canal Zone.
Korean Evangelical Society established in Hawaii.