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The Resource Acres of aspiration : the all-Black towns in Oklahoma, Hannibal B. Johnson ; foreword by Michael Eric Dyson ; cover art by Clay Portis

Acres of aspiration : the all-Black towns in Oklahoma, Hannibal B. Johnson ; foreword by Michael Eric Dyson ; cover art by Clay Portis

Label
Acres of aspiration : the all-Black towns in Oklahoma
Title
Acres of aspiration
Title remainder
the all-Black towns in Oklahoma
Statement of responsibility
Hannibal B. Johnson ; foreword by Michael Eric Dyson ; cover art by Clay Portis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.6/00496073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F705.N4
LC item number
J64 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Acres of aspiration : the all-Black towns in Oklahoma, Hannibal B. Johnson ; foreword by Michael Eric Dyson ; cover art by Clay Portis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-251) and index
Contents
The push for an all-black state -- The status of pre-emancipation blacks -- The first wave: "the great Negro exodus to Kansas" -- Oklahoma: the early migration -- Edward P. McCabe: Father of the all-black town movement -- Pioneer in the promised land -- The politics of race -- All-black towns in Oklahoma -- Major all-black towns in Oklahoma -- Other all-black towns in Oklahoma -- Tulsa's Greenwood district: an all-black town within a town -- The future of the all-black towns -- Conclusion -- Appendices: 1. All-black "ghost towns' in Oklahoma -- 2. Lesser-known all-black towns in Oklahoma
Control code
49225418
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 261 p.
Isbn
9781571686701
Isbn Type
(pb)
Lccn
2002003098
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Acres of aspiration : the all-Black towns in Oklahoma, Hannibal B. Johnson ; foreword by Michael Eric Dyson ; cover art by Clay Portis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-251) and index
Contents
The push for an all-black state -- The status of pre-emancipation blacks -- The first wave: "the great Negro exodus to Kansas" -- Oklahoma: the early migration -- Edward P. McCabe: Father of the all-black town movement -- Pioneer in the promised land -- The politics of race -- All-black towns in Oklahoma -- Major all-black towns in Oklahoma -- Other all-black towns in Oklahoma -- Tulsa's Greenwood district: an all-black town within a town -- The future of the all-black towns -- Conclusion -- Appendices: 1. All-black "ghost towns' in Oklahoma -- 2. Lesser-known all-black towns in Oklahoma
Control code
49225418
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 261 p.
Isbn
9781571686701
Isbn Type
(pb)
Lccn
2002003098
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps

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