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The Resource The Black man comes to the city : a documentary account from the great migration to the great depression, 1915 to 1930, [by] Robert B. Grant

The Black man comes to the city : a documentary account from the great migration to the great depression, 1915 to 1930, [by] Robert B. Grant

Label
The Black man comes to the city : a documentary account from the great migration to the great depression, 1915 to 1930
Title
The Black man comes to the city
Title remainder
a documentary account from the great migration to the great depression, 1915 to 1930
Statement of responsibility
[by] Robert B. Grant
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grant, Robert B.
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.8
LC item number
.G76
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Professional technical series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Rural-urban migration
  • Rural-urban migration
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Label
The Black man comes to the city : a documentary account from the great migration to the great depression, 1915 to 1930, [by] Robert B. Grant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 249-266
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Migration. Statistics of the migration -- Stimulus to migration: Job opportunities available ; Letters of inquiry from the South ; Letters to the South from recent black migrants ; Case studies -- Reaction to the migration: Northern newspaper comment on the migration ; Southern reaction to the migration -- Poetic comment -- 2. The reality of opportunity: living conditions. Housing -- Social disorganization -- Case studies -- Residential restriction: Restrictive covenants ; Agitation ; Violence -- 3. The reality of opportunity: employment conditions. The employment situation in the cities -- The black worker: Problems with unions ; Strikebreaking ; The job ceiling ; The black businessman -- Brass spittoons -- 4. View across the color line: white. Scientific support for racism -- Views on race: from the right -- Views on race: in the center -- Views on race: from the left -- 5. View across the color line: black. Accommodation -- Radicalism -- Propaganda, protest, and welfare organizations -- Garveyism -- City life -- Voices: Pride ; Bitterness ; Satire ; Fear ; Determination -- Afterword
Control code
590829
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 269 pages
Isbn
9780911012453
Lccn
72083821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The Black man comes to the city : a documentary account from the great migration to the great depression, 1915 to 1930, [by] Robert B. Grant
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 249-266
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Migration. Statistics of the migration -- Stimulus to migration: Job opportunities available ; Letters of inquiry from the South ; Letters to the South from recent black migrants ; Case studies -- Reaction to the migration: Northern newspaper comment on the migration ; Southern reaction to the migration -- Poetic comment -- 2. The reality of opportunity: living conditions. Housing -- Social disorganization -- Case studies -- Residential restriction: Restrictive covenants ; Agitation ; Violence -- 3. The reality of opportunity: employment conditions. The employment situation in the cities -- The black worker: Problems with unions ; Strikebreaking ; The job ceiling ; The black businessman -- Brass spittoons -- 4. View across the color line: white. Scientific support for racism -- Views on race: from the right -- Views on race: in the center -- Views on race: from the left -- 5. View across the color line: black. Accommodation -- Radicalism -- Propaganda, protest, and welfare organizations -- Garveyism -- City life -- Voices: Pride ; Bitterness ; Satire ; Fear ; Determination -- Afterword
Control code
590829
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 269 pages
Isbn
9780911012453
Lccn
72083821
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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