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8 edition of African Americans in Michigan found in the catalog.

African Americans in Michigan

by Walker, Lewis

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Published by Michigan State University Press in East Lansing .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Michigan
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Michigan -- History.,
    • African Americans -- Education -- Michigan -- History.,
    • Michigan -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-59) and index.

      StatementLewis Walker, Benjamin C. Wilson, Linwood H. Cousins.
      SeriesDiscovering the peoples of Michigan
      ContributionsWilson, Benjamin C., Cousins, Linwood H., 1955-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.93.M5 W35 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3937203M
      ISBN 10087013583X
      LC Control Number2001000319

      "This is an outstanding book that provides the reader with an in-depth understanding of religion in the lives of African Americans. Both historical and empirical research findings provide a context for understanding religion in the lives of African Americans. Most importantly, this book highlights the role religion plays in affecting emotional. The Green Book, travel guide published (–67) during the segregation era in the U.S. that identified businesses that would accept black customers. Compiled by Victor Hugo Green, a black postman, it helped make travel comfortable and safe for African Americans in the period before the Civil Rights Act of .

        For nearly 30 years, a guide called the “Negro Motorist Green Book” provided African Americans with advice on safe places to eat and sleep when they . Questions and Answers About African Americans” is part of the Michigan State University School of Journalism series on cultural competence. This guide has sections on identity, language, religion, culture, customs, social norms, economics, politics, education, work, families and food. The guide is written for those who want quick answers to basic, introductory questions abut .

      Throughout history many famous African-American men and women have contributed significantly to society as far as civil rights, music, science, sports, equality are concerned. Their remarkable efforts and achievements, and life stories are often are quite worthy of high recognition. Below is a list of some of the most famous African-Americans of all time. Historian/author Tiya Miles, a professor in the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies and a recipient of the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, is shining a light on Detroit’s dark secret in her new book, The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits (The New Press, ). Refuting.


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historical materials relating to the life and work of African Americans in Washtenaw County, Michigan. Record book containing minutes, program files, newsletters, correspondence, financial records, and constitution and by-laws; also scrapbook of clippings, programs, brochures, and other informational items.

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