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The Resource For the freedom of her race : Black women and electoral politics in Illinois, 1877-1932, Lisa G. Materson

For the freedom of her race : Black women and electoral politics in Illinois, 1877-1932, Lisa G. Materson

Label
For the freedom of her race : Black women and electoral politics in Illinois, 1877-1932
Title
For the freedom of her race
Title remainder
Black women and electoral politics in Illinois, 1877-1932
Statement of responsibility
Lisa G. Materson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on Chicago and downstate Illinois politics during the incredibly oppressive decades between the end of Reconstruction in 1877 and the election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1932--a period that is often described as the nadir of black life in America--Lisa Materson demonstrates the impact that migrating southern black women had on midwestern and national politics, first in the Republican Party and later in the Democratic Party. Materson shows that as African American women migrated beyond the reach of southern white supremacists, they became active voters, canvassers, suffragists, campa
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Materson, Lisa G
Dewey number
323.1196/0730773
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.93.I2
LC item number
M38 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • African American churches
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Sex role
  • Elections
  • Political parties
  • Illinois
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Label
For the freedom of her race : Black women and electoral politics in Illinois, 1877-1932, Lisa G. Materson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tomorrow you will go to the polls : women's voting in Chicago in 1894 -- Because her parents had never had the chance : southern migrant politics during the 1910s -- Profit from the mistakes of men : national party politics, 1920-1924 -- The prohibition issue as a smoke screen : the failure of racial uplift ideology and the 1928 election -- Political reconstruction for themselves and their daughters : the campaigns of Ruth Hanna McCormick, 1927-1930
Control code
ocn435526825
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807894033
Lccn
2008035373
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7n658
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435526825
Label
For the freedom of her race : Black women and electoral politics in Illinois, 1877-1932, Lisa G. Materson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tomorrow you will go to the polls : women's voting in Chicago in 1894 -- Because her parents had never had the chance : southern migrant politics during the 1910s -- Profit from the mistakes of men : national party politics, 1920-1924 -- The prohibition issue as a smoke screen : the failure of racial uplift ideology and the 1928 election -- Political reconstruction for themselves and their daughters : the campaigns of Ruth Hanna McCormick, 1927-1930
Control code
ocn435526825
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807894033
Lccn
2008035373
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7n658
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435526825

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