Charles (Pete) Banner-Haley

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Charles (Pete) Banner-Haley

Professor of History and Africana & Latin American Studies, Emeritus

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History, Africana and Latin American Studies


  • AS, Corning Community College, 1969
  • BA, SUNY Buffalo, 1971
  • MA (1973), PhD (1980), Binghamton University
  • Colby College
  • SUNY Oneonta
  • SUNY Cortland
  • African American history 
  • 20th-century U.S., American studies
  • 19th- and 20th-century social and cultural history
  • African Americans in upstate New York
  • African American intellectuals in the 20th-century United States
  • "The Philadelphia Tribune and the Persistence of Black Republicanism during the Great Depression" (Pennsylvania History, Spring 1998)
  • "The Hopes and Fears of the Black Middle Class" (The World and I, February 1999)
  •  The Fruits of Integration: Black Middle Class Ideology and Culture 1960-1990 (University Press of Mississippi, 1994)
  •  To Do Good and To Do Well: Middle Class Blacks During the Depression in Philadelphia, 1929-1941 (Garland Publishers, 1993)
  •  Articles and reviews in Afro-Americans in New York Life and History, Journal of Negro History, Pennsylvania History, Southern Cultures, Western Journal of Black Studies, and Journal of Southern History