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Author Beeching, Barbara J
Title Hopes and Expectations : The Origins of the Black Middle Class in Hartford
Imprint Ithaca : State University of New York Press, 2017
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Images -- Maps -- Plates -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Prologue -- Chapter 1 Migrant of Necessity -- Chapter 2 Growing Up with the Community -- Expectations Rising -- Chapter 3 Family Life amid Racial Turmoil -- Chapter 4 Beyond Uplift: A New Spirit of Resistance -- Chapter 5 A Black Middle Class Takes Shape in Time of War -- Expectations at Work -- Chapter 6 Nelson Primus: The Artist in Boston -- Chapter 7 Rebecca Primus: The Teacher in Royal Oak -- Chapter 8 Addie Brown: The Working Girl in Hartford -- Expectations Deferred -- Chapter 9 Growth and Decline -- Chapter 10 Loss and Persistence -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Blacks in Hartford 1830-1880 -- Appendix B. Primus Timeline with Pertinent Historical Events -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Primary Sources -- Newspapers, Periodicals, and Annuals -- Printed Sources -- Government Publications -- Secondary Sources: Books, Articles and Unpublished Papers -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Beeching, Barbara J. Hopes and Expectations : The Origins of the Black Middle Class in Hartford Ithaca : State University of New York Press,c2017 9781438461656
Subject African Americans--Connecticut--Hartford--Social conditions
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