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Author Adams, Luther

Title Way up north in Louisville : African American migration in the urban South, 1930-1970 / Luther Adams

Publ Info Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCE Main Collection  F459.L89 N427 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  F459.L89 N427 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 272 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Headed for Louisville : African American migration within the South -- Way up north in Louisville : migration and the meaning of the South -- I never Jim Crowed myself : navigating the boundaries of race in the River City -- No room for possum or crawfish : African American migrants' challenge to Jim Crow -- Behold the land : to stay and fight at home and struggle for civil rights -- Upon this rock : African American migration and the transformation of the postwar urban landscape
LC subject African Americans -- Kentucky -- Louisville -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Kentucky -- Louisville -- Social conditions -- 20th century
African Americans -- Kentucky -- Louisville -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights movements -- Kentucky -- Louisville -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Migrations -- History -- 20th century
Migration, Internal -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century
Rural-urban migration -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century
ISBN 9780807834220 (cloth : alk. paper)
080783422X (cloth : alk. paper)