Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--Pennsylvania State University, 2006.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-297) and index.
Historical roots of an African American community, 1800-1898 -- The African American political experience, 1898-1915 -- The May uprising : an end to expanding Black power -- The July massacre : "we'll have a White man's town" -- Return to the political arena, 1917-1929 -- Breaking the deadlock, 1930-1945.
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