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Cutting along the color line : Black barbers and barber shops in America / Quincy T. Mills

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Author:
Mills, Quincy T. 1975-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 319 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2013
C2013
19th century
20th century
Contents:
Barbering in slavery and freedom. Barbering for freedom in antebellum America -- The politicts of "color-line" barber shops after the civil war -- Race, regulation, and the modern barber shop -- Black barbers, patrons, and public spaces. Rise of the new Negro barber -- Bigger than a haircut: desgregation and the barber shop -- The culture and economy of modern Black barber shops
Topic:
African American barbers--History  Search this
Barbershops--History  Search this
African American business enterprises--History  Search this
African Americans--Race identity--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1025898