African Americans of New Orleans, Louisiana (Images of America Series)

African Americans of New Orleans, Louisiana (Images of America Series)

by Turry Flucker

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738566450
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 04/13/2010
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 451,578
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author


Turry Flucker is the division director of the civil rights branch of the Louisiana State Museum and is a graduate of Tougaloo College. Flucker resides in New Orleans. Phoenix Savage, a native of Philadelphia, maintains an active exhibition schedule as a sculptress and currently lives in Atlanta.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements 6

Introduction 7

1 Twenty Dollars Worth of Work 11

2 Hallelujah! 19

3 The Walls of Jericho 27

4 Learning 53

5 Because I Am Here 67

6 Jazz 93

Bibliography 127

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African Americans of New Orleans, Louisiana (Images of America Series) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
DeSaix51 More than 1 year ago
I have read a lot of books on New Orleans history, and I found this book to be very informing. There where things that I read that I never knew existed in the African-American community in the days of old.I couldn't stop reading until I had to finish. I recommend highly.