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The Resource The Great Black Way : L.A. in the 1940s and the lost African-American Renaissance, R.J. Smith

The Great Black Way : L.A. in the 1940s and the lost African-American Renaissance, R.J. Smith

Label
The Great Black Way : L.A. in the 1940s and the lost African-American Renaissance
Title
The Great Black Way
Title remainder
L.A. in the 1940s and the lost African-American Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
R.J. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CANA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, R. J.
Dewey number
305.896/073079494
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F869.L89
LC item number
N4155 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American arts
  • African American neighborhoods
  • Community life
  • African Americans
  • Interviews
  • Central Avenue (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Label
The Great Black Way : L.A. in the 1940s and the lost African-American Renaissance, R.J. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue: The great black way -- A Brand new suit of clothes -- Tearing up the double V -- Flying home -- Changelings -- Iron and steel -- Black Noir -- Sweet papa pigmeat -- Bronzeville balls -- Tongues -- Honk -- A Reluctant volunteer -- Exotica -- Children of chaos -- Ringside -- Coda: Gorgeous George versus the Black Panther -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586482954
Lccn
2006011968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3941888X
  • 2400502
Label
The Great Black Way : L.A. in the 1940s and the lost African-American Renaissance, R.J. Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-306) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue: The great black way -- A Brand new suit of clothes -- Tearing up the double V -- Flying home -- Changelings -- Iron and steel -- Black Noir -- Sweet papa pigmeat -- Bronzeville balls -- Tongues -- Honk -- A Reluctant volunteer -- Exotica -- Children of chaos -- Ringside -- Coda: Gorgeous George versus the Black Panther -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781586482954
Lccn
2006011968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3941888X
  • 2400502

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