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Dark journey : black Mississippians in the age of Jim Crow

Author: Neil R McMillen
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1989.
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Genre/Form: History
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McMillen, Neil R., 1939-
Dark journey.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1989
(OCoLC)580009976
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil R McMillen
ISBN: 0252015681 9780252015687 025206156X 9780252061561
OCLC Number: 17982978
Awards: Bancroft Prize, 1990.
Description: xvii, 430 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Part 1: The black place. Jim Crow and the limits of freedom, 1890-1940 --
Part 2: Separate and unequal. The politics of the disfranchised ; Education : the "mere faint gesture" --
Part 3: Working and striving. Farmers without land ; Black labor/black capital --
Part 4: Under white law. Jim Crow's courts ; Judge Lynch's court --
Part 5: A resistant spirit. "Northboun'" : Mississippi black diaspora ; The gathering challenge --
Jim Crow's likeness : a photo essay.
Responsibility: Neil R. McMillen.

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