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Author Johnson, Violet Showers.

Title The other Black Bostonians [electronic resource] : West Indians in Boston, 1900-1950 / Violet Showers Johnson.

Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2006.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 181 p. : ill., maps.
Series Blacks in the diaspora
Blacks in the diaspora.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-171) and index.
Contents Origins of migration : British West Indian economy, society, and the lure of emigration -- Work and housing in "freedom's birthplace" -- Identity, culture, and community -- Militant immigrants and relentless ex-colonials? -- "Making good in America" and living the West Indian dream.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject West Indian Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 20th century.
West Indian Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Blacks -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 20th century.
Blacks -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
West Indians -- Migrations -- History -- 20th century.
Blacks -- Migrations -- History -- 20th century.
Boston (Mass.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Boston (Mass.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0253347521 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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