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Title:
The Philadelphia Negro : a social study
Author:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963.
Publication Information:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
xxiv, 315 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
General Note:
Originally published: Philadelphia : The University, 1899, in series: Publications of the University of Pennsylvania. Series in political economy and public law. With new introd.
Language:
English
Contents:
The scope of this study -- The problem -- The Negro in Philadelphia, 1638-1820 -- The Negro in Philadelphia, 1820-1896 -- The size, age and sex of the Negro population -- Conjugal condition -- Sources of the Negro population -- Education and illiteracy -- The occupations of Negroes -- The health of Negroes -- The Negro family -- The organized life of Negroes -- The Negro criminal -- Pauperism and alcoholism -- The environment of the Negro -- The contact of the races -- Negro suffrage -- A final word.
ISBN:
9780195311808

9780195325720
Format :
Book