Black Milwaukee

the making of an industrial proletariat, 1915-45
  • 368 Pages
  • 3.49 MB
  • English
University of Illinois Press , Urbana
African Americans -- Employment -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History, Discrimination in employment -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History, Race discrimination -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History, African Americans -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- Social conditions -- To
StatementJoe William Trotter, Jr.
LC ClassificationsHD8081.A65 T76 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationliv, 368 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17583018M
ISBN 100252074106
ISBN 139780252074103
LC Control Number2006017802

Other historians have tended to treat black urban life mainly in relation to the ghetto experience, but in Black Milwaukee, Joe William Trotter Jr. offers a new perspective that complements yet also goes well beyond that approach.

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