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The Resource African Americans on the western frontier, edited with an introduction by Monroe Lee Billington and Roger D. Hardaway

African Americans on the western frontier, edited with an introduction by Monroe Lee Billington and Roger D. Hardaway

Label
African Americans on the western frontier
Title
African Americans on the western frontier
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Monroe Lee Billington and Roger D. Hardaway
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen essays examine the roles African-Americans played in the settling of the American West, discussing the slaves of Mormons and California gold miners; African-American army men, cowboys, and newspaper founders; and others on the frontier. Also includes a bibliographic essay
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.00496073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.925
LC item number
.A58 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Billington, Monroe Lee
  • Hardaway, Roger D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • West (U.S.)
  • African Americans
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Race relations
  • United States, West
  • Negers
  • Frontier
Label
African Americans on the western frontier, edited with an introduction by Monroe Lee Billington and Roger D. Hardaway
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Improbable ambassadors : Black soldiers at Fort Douglas, Utah, 1896-1899
  • Michael J. Clark
  • Blacks and the coal mines of western Washington, 1888-1896
  • Robert A. Campbell
  • Black cowboys in the American west, 1866-1900
  • Kenneth W. Porter
  • Integration, exclusion, or segregation? the "color line" in Kansas, 1878-1900
  • Randall B. Woods
  • Oklahoma's all-Black towns
  • George O. Carney
  • Slavery in the west
  • American daughters : Black women in the west
  • Glenda Riley
  • Still in chains : Black women in western prisons, 1865-1910
  • Anne M. Butler
  • Helena, Montana's Black community, 1900-1912
  • William L. Lang
  • Development of African American newspapers in the American west, 1880-1914
  • Gayle K. Berardi and Thomas W. Segady
  • African American frontier : a bibliographic essay
  • Roger D. Hardaway
  • W. Sherman Savage
  • Mormons and slavery : a closer look
  • Newell G. Bringhurst
  • Reconstruction on the frontier : the equal rights struggle in Colorado, 1865-1867
  • Eugene H. Berwanger
  • Buffalo soldiers in the American west, 1865-1900
  • Monroe Lee Billington
Control code
ocm38216152
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 275 pages
Isbn
9780870814914
Lccn
98009958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38216152
  • (OCoLC)38216152
Label
African Americans on the western frontier, edited with an introduction by Monroe Lee Billington and Roger D. Hardaway
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Improbable ambassadors : Black soldiers at Fort Douglas, Utah, 1896-1899
  • Michael J. Clark
  • Blacks and the coal mines of western Washington, 1888-1896
  • Robert A. Campbell
  • Black cowboys in the American west, 1866-1900
  • Kenneth W. Porter
  • Integration, exclusion, or segregation? the "color line" in Kansas, 1878-1900
  • Randall B. Woods
  • Oklahoma's all-Black towns
  • George O. Carney
  • Slavery in the west
  • American daughters : Black women in the west
  • Glenda Riley
  • Still in chains : Black women in western prisons, 1865-1910
  • Anne M. Butler
  • Helena, Montana's Black community, 1900-1912
  • William L. Lang
  • Development of African American newspapers in the American west, 1880-1914
  • Gayle K. Berardi and Thomas W. Segady
  • African American frontier : a bibliographic essay
  • Roger D. Hardaway
  • W. Sherman Savage
  • Mormons and slavery : a closer look
  • Newell G. Bringhurst
  • Reconstruction on the frontier : the equal rights struggle in Colorado, 1865-1867
  • Eugene H. Berwanger
  • Buffalo soldiers in the American west, 1865-1900
  • Monroe Lee Billington
Control code
ocm38216152
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 275 pages
Isbn
9780870814914
Lccn
98009958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38216152
  • (OCoLC)38216152

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