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Way up north in Louisville : African American migration in the urban South, 1930-1970 / Luther Adams

Catalog Data

Author:
Adams, Luther  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 272 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kentucky
Louisville
Southern States
Date:
2010
C2010
20th century
Contents:
Headed for Louisville : African American migration within the South -- Way up north in Louisville : migration and the meaning of the South -- I never Jim Crowed myself : navigating the boundaries of race in the River City -- No room for possum or crawfish : African American migrants' challenge to Jim Crow -- Behold the land : to stay and fight at home and struggle for civil rights -- Upon this rock : African American migration and the transformation of the postwar urban landscape
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_949600