Bridges of Memory: Chicago's First Wave of Black Migration: An Oral History

Bridges of Memory: Chicago's First Wave of Black Migration: An Oral History

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810113626
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
Publication date: 11/12/2003
Edition description: 1
Pages: 616
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.70(d)

About the Author


Timuel D. Black, Jr. is a prominent civil rights activist, noted jazz historian, and professor emeritus of social sciences at the City Colleges of Chicago. Born in Birmingham, Alabama, he moved to Chicago as a baby, and has lived here since. He holds a B.A. from Roosevelt University and a master's degree from the University of Chicago.

Table of Contents


Foreword
John Hope Franklin

Foreword
Studs Terkel

Introduction

Willis Thomas
Warren Kirkland (and Mr. Rhodes)
Thomas Ellis and Edith Ellis
Fred Smith
Representative Corneal Davis
Lillie Lodge Brantley
Robert Colin
Ida Mae Cress
Ernest Griffin
Etta Moten Barnett
Alonzo Parham
Gwendolyn Davis
Irma Clark
Wayman Hancock
Jimmy Ellis
Morris Ellis
John Levy
Eddie Johnson
Juanita Tucker
Mildred Bowden and Hermene Hartman
Louis Caldwell
Alvin "Al" Boutte
James "Jack" Isbell
Dorsey Day
Jacoby Dickens
Dorothy McConner
George Johnson
Walter "Buddy" Brown
Commander Milton Deas Jr.
Dr. Rudy Nimocks
LeRoy Martin
Judge Earl Strayhorn
Justice William Cousins
Marjorie Echols and Harvey Echols
Bishop Arthur Brazier
Dr. Barbara Bowman and Dr. James Bowman

Conclusion
Index

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