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The Resource Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings : the Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn, Brian Purnell

Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings : the Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn, Brian Purnell

Label
Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings : the Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn
Title
Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings
Title remainder
the Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
Brian Purnell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purnell, Brian
Dewey number
323.1196
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Civil rights and the struggle for black equality in the twentieth century
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Congress of Racial Equality
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings : the Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn, Brian Purnell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nostalgia, narrative, and northern civil rights movement history -- "Pass them by! Support your brothers and sisters in the south!" The origins of Brooklyn CORE -- Why not next door? Battling housing discrimination, case by case -- Operation unemployment: Breaking through the color line in local industries -- Operation clean sweep: The movement to create a "first-class Bedford-Stuyvesant" -- "A war for the minds and futures of our negro and Puerto Rican children": The Bibuld family's fight to desegregate Brooklyn's public schools -- "We had struggled in vain": Protest for construction jobs and specters of violence -- "A gun at the heart of the city": The World's Fair stall-in and the decline of Brooklyn CORE -- Conclusion: "Brooklyn stands with Selma"
Control code
ocn818735092
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 353 pages
Isbn
9780813141848
Isbn Type
(pdf)
Lccn
2013001707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)818735092
Label
Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings : the Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn, Brian Purnell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nostalgia, narrative, and northern civil rights movement history -- "Pass them by! Support your brothers and sisters in the south!" The origins of Brooklyn CORE -- Why not next door? Battling housing discrimination, case by case -- Operation unemployment: Breaking through the color line in local industries -- Operation clean sweep: The movement to create a "first-class Bedford-Stuyvesant" -- "A war for the minds and futures of our negro and Puerto Rican children": The Bibuld family's fight to desegregate Brooklyn's public schools -- "We had struggled in vain": Protest for construction jobs and specters of violence -- "A gun at the heart of the city": The World's Fair stall-in and the decline of Brooklyn CORE -- Conclusion: "Brooklyn stands with Selma"
Control code
ocn818735092
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 353 pages
Isbn
9780813141848
Isbn Type
(pdf)
Lccn
2013001707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)818735092

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