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Title Seattle in Black and white : the Congress of Racial Equality and the fight for equal opportunity / Joan Singler [and others]

Publ Info Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  F899.S49 N464 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 279 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series V Ethel Willis White book
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Beginnings -- The formation of Seattle core -- Employment -- Seattle core's employment action -- Employment downtown -- Taxi companies and unions -- Housing -- Segregated housing in Seattle -- Direct action to end segregated housing -- Education -- Seattle's segregated schools -- Boycott and freedom schools -- Internal matters -- Maintaining the organization -- Black power and Seattle core
LC subject African Americans -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights movements -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- History -- 20th century
Congress of Racial Equality -- History
Seattle (Wash.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century
Add Author Singler, Joan
ISBN 9780295990842
0295990848