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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 973 DEM (Text) 37323001832701 CHILD_NON Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +973 D393 (Text) 51735011256244 Children's department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781590368800 (hard cover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781590368817 (soft cover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Weigl Publisher, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Moving North -- Legal discrimination -- Time for change -- Ku Klux Klan -- Lynching -- Black press -- Marcus Mosiah Garvey -- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) -- W.E.B. Du Bois -- Chicago : the top destination -- Harlem : a place for a renaissance -- Discrimination in northern workplaces -- Ghettos : the new home for migrants -- Military service during the world wars -- Migration : the early stages of the civil rights protest -- A victory in the fight for rights -- Timeline -- Activity -- Quiz.
Summary, etc.:
Explores the time period from 1916-1970 in which substantial numbers of Africans Americans moved from the southern states to the northern states to avoid the blatant segregation and discrimination in the South.
Subject: African Americans > Migrations > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Migration, Internal > United States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > History > 1877-1964 > Juvenile literature.
United States > Race relations > Juvenile literature.

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