The Resource Upbuilding Black Durham : gender, class, and Black community development in the Jim Crow South, Leslie Brown, (electronic book)

Upbuilding Black Durham : gender, class, and Black community development in the Jim Crow South, Leslie Brown, (electronic book)

Label
Upbuilding Black Durham : gender, class, and Black community development in the Jim Crow South
Title
Upbuilding Black Durham
Title remainder
gender, class, and Black community development in the Jim Crow South
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1910s, both W.E.B. Du Bois and Booker T. Washington praised the black community in Durham, North Carolina, for its exceptional race progress. Migration, urbanization, and industrialization had turned black Durham from a post-Civil War liberation community into the "capital of the black middle class." African Americans owned and operated mills, factories, churches, schools, and an array of retail services, shops, community organizations, and race institutions. Using interviews, narratives, and family stories, Leslie Brown animates the history of this remarkable city from eman
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Leslie
Dewey number
305.896/0730756563
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F264.D9
LC item number
B83 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Sex role
  • African Americans
  • Community life
  • Social change
  • Social classes
  • Durham (N.C.)
  • Durham (N.C.)
Label
Upbuilding Black Durham : gender, class, and Black community development in the Jim Crow South, Leslie Brown, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
ebr10460905
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 451 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Upbuilding Black Durham : gender, class, and Black community development in the Jim Crow South, Leslie Brown, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
ebr10460905
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 451 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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