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Harlem, the making of a ghetto : Negro New York, 1890-1930

Title
Harlem, the making of a ghetto : Negro New York, 1890-1930 / by Gilbert Osofsky.
Author
Osofsky, Gilbert, 1935-1974.
Publication
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 1996.

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Description
xiv, 276 pages : maps; 21 cm
Subjects
Note
  • Originally published: 2nd ed. New York : Harper & Row, 1971.
  • "Elephant paperbacks."
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-214) and index.
Contents
1. "No Crystal Stair": Negro New York, the 1890's -- 2. "Come Out from Among Them": Negro Migration and Settlement, 1890-1914 -- 3. Alienation: New York and the Negro -- 4. Urban Progressives: Negro and White -- 5. A Genteel Community: Harlem, 1890 -- 6. The Other Harlem: Roots of Instability -- 7. Race Enterprise: The Afro-American Realty Company -- 8. A Neighborhood Transformed -- 9. Harlem Tragedy: An Emerging Slum -- 10. "Harlem Must Be Saved": The Perpetual Frontier -- 11. A Taste of Honey: Ward Politics -- Epilogue: Symbols of the Jazz Age - The New Negro and Harlem Discovered.
ISBN
1566631041
LCCN
95026633
OCLC
ocm33900075
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries