Prince George's County, Maryland (Black America Series)

Prince George's County, Maryland (Black America Series)

by Carolyn Corpening Rowe, Jane Taylor Thomas, Beverly Babin Woods
     
 


In 1954, the landmark Brown vs. Board of Education decision called for the desegregation of schools throughout the United States. The full effects of this decision were not known in Prince George's County for another 20 years, yet new economic opportunities and an attractive lifestyle kept the population, education level, and median income on the rise.In Black… See more details below

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In 1954, the landmark Brown vs. Board of Education decision called for the desegregation of schools throughout the United States. The full effects of this decision were not known in Prince George's County for another 20 years, yet new economic opportunities and an attractive lifestyle kept the population, education level, and median income on the rise.In Black America: Prince George's County, the unique story of a diverse area once situated between the ideals of the nation and the traditions of the South is told through vintage photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738515625
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
11/01/2003
Series:
Black America Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.84(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.36(d)

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