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Title:
Leading the race : the transformation of the Black elite in the nation's capital, 1880-1920
Author:
Moore, Jacqueline M., 1965-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 1999.
Physical Description:
xiii, 257 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The Washington Black elite: an 1880s overview -- The family -- Culture and leisure -- The church -- Primary and secondary education -- Howard University and higher education -- Occupation and enterprise -- Charitable, professional, and fraternal organizations -- Race and racial uplift.
ISBN:
9780813919034
Format :
Book