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Field to Factory Opens, NMAH

Subject:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)  Search this
Field to Factory: Afro-American Migration, 1915-1940 (Exhibition) (1987: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Date:
February 5, 1987
20th century
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Exhibit openings  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Openings  Search this
Rural-urban migration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2318

The promised land : the great Black migration and how it changed America / Nicholas Lemann

Author:
Lemann, Nicholas  Search this
Physical description:
410 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1991
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Call number:
E185.6.L36 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_406651

Encyclopedia of the great Black migration / edited by Steven A. Reich

Author:
Reich, Steven A (Steven Andrew) 1965-  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Encyclopedias
Place:
United States
Date:
2006
20th century
Topic:
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_800658

Black exodus : the great migration from the American South / edited by Alferdteen Harrison

Author:
Harrison, Alferdteen  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 107 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Southern States
Date:
1991
C1991
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Population  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E185.6.B625 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_410982

South Carolina and Black migration, 1865-1940 : in search of the promised land / George A. Devlin

Author:
Devlin, George Alfred  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 403 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Carolina
Date:
1989
1865-
Topic:
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Population  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E185.93.S7D48 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_412745

Black migration in America from 1915 to 1960 : an uneasy exodus / E. Marvin Goodwin

Author:
Goodwin, E. Marvin  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 142 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1990
C1990
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Population  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E185.86.G64 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_413907

Up South : stories, studies, and letters of this century's Black migrations / edited by Malaika Adero

Author:
Adero, Malaika 1957-  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 216, [2] p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1993
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
American fiction--African American authors  Search this
Migration, Internal--Fiction  Search this
American fiction  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_462842

Abiding courage : African American migrant women and the East Bay community / Gretchen Lemke-Santangelo

Author:
Lemke-Santangelo, Gretchen  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
San Francisco Bay Area
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Date:
1996
C1996
20th century
Topic:
African American women--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_491771

Bound for the promised land : African American religion and the great migration / Milton C. Sernett

Author:
Sernett, Milton C. 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 345 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1997
20th century
1877-1964
Topic:
African Americans--Religion  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
Church history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_528686

Movin' on: the great migration north / edited and introduced by Mitch Yamas[a]ki

Title:
Great migration north
Author:
Yamasaki, Mitch  Search this
Physical description:
68 p. : ill. ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1997
20th century
Topic:
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Call number:
E185.8 .M68 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_544977

Freedom's children : the journey from emancipation into the twentieth century / by Velma Maia Thomas

Title:
Freedom's children : the passage from emancipation to the Great Migration
Author:
Thomas, Velma Maia  Search this
Physical description:
32 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 26 x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2000
C2000
20th century
1863-1877
1877-1964
Topic:
Slaves--Emancipation  Search this
Freedmen--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_614176

A century of Negro migration / Carter G. Woodson ; introduction by Samuel Roberts

Author:
Woodson, Carter Godwin 1875-1950  Search this
Physical description:
xxv, 221 p. : maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Northeastern States
United States
Date:
2002
1918
C2002
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Migration, Internal  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_711937

In motion : the African-American migration experience / compiled and edited by Howard Dodson and Sylviane Diouf ; Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Author:
Dodson, Howard  Search this
Diouf, Sylviane A (Sylviane Anna) 1952-  Search this
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture  Search this
Physical description:
224 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Emigration and immigration  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_761983

The African Texans / Alwyn Barr

Author:
Barr, Alwyn  Search this
University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio  Search this
Physical description:
x, 127 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Texas
United States
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
Free African Americans--History  Search this
Slaves--History  Search this
Freedmen--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_772078

The southern diaspora : how the great migrations of Black and White Southerners transformed America / James N. Gregory

Author:
Gregory, James N (James Noble)  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 446 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southern States
United States
Date:
2005
C2005
20th century
Topic:
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Population  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_790524

Making a way out of no way : African American women and the second great migration / Lisa Krissoff Boehm

Author:
Boehm, Lisa Krissoff 1969-  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 297 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
C2009
20th century
Topic:
African American women--Social conditions  Search this
African American women--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
African American women  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_925792

Returning home : a century of African-American repatriation / Robert Johnson, Jr

Author:
Johnson, Robert Jr  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 290 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Place:
Africa
Date:
2005
©2005
19th century
Topic:
African Americans--Colonization  Search this
Back to Africa movement  Search this
African Americans--Politics and government  Search this
African American political activists  Search this
African American social reformers  Search this
Repatriation--History  Search this
Return migration--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Black nationalism--History  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1046456

Backwater blues : the Mississippi Flood of 1927 in the African American imagination / Richard M. Mizelle Jr

Author:
Mizelle, Richard M. Jr. 1975-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 209 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mississippi River
Southern States
United States
Date:
2014
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Floods--History  Search this
Disaster victims--Social conditions  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047555

Black migration and the American city : forging the African American urban community : Friday, February 5, and Saturday, February 6, 1988 / sponsored by the National Museum of American History

Author:
Crew, Spencer R. 1949-  Search this
Horton, James Oliver  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.)  Search this
John Hope Franklin Collection of African and African-American Documentation NcD  Search this
Physical description:
30 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
1988
[1988]
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Rural-urban migration--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1076851

Land of hope : Chicago, Black southerners, and the Great Migration / James R. Grossman

Author:
Grossman, James R  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 384 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Southern States
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1989
20th century
1875-
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
African Americans--Migrations--History  Search this
Migration, Internal--History  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F548.9.N4G76 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_375602

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