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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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purnell, Brian
Dewey number
323.1196/0730747
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F129.B7
LC item number
P87 2015
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
  • Congress of Racial Equality
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Congress of Racial Equality
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Race relations
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
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 (pages 287-333) 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
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
893455557
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 348 pages
Isbn
9780813165585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)893455557
Label
Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings : the Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn, Brian Purnell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-333) 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
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
893455557
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 348 pages
Isbn
9780813165585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)893455557

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