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The Resource Black firsts : 4,000 ground-breaking and pioneering historical events, [edited by] Jessie Carney Smith

Black firsts : 4,000 ground-breaking and pioneering historical events, [edited by] Jessie Carney Smith

Label
Black firsts : 4,000 ground-breaking and pioneering historical events
Title
Black firsts
Title remainder
4,000 ground-breaking and pioneering historical events
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Jessie Carney Smith
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents over four thousand accomplishments by African Americans in the fields of entertainment, business, civil rights, education, government, journalism, religion, science, sports, and music
  • This text is a comprehensive record of over four thousand examples of achievements and historical firsts initiated by black Americans. They're organized thematically and then chronologically. There are entries under: arts and entertainment, business, civil rights and protest, education, local government, county and state government, federal government, international government, journalism, military, miscellaneous, organizations, religion, science and medicine, and sports. The entries include the date, a few sentences to over a page of content, and a citation. Several entries have black and white photos
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 920.009296/073
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.B574 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Jessie Carney
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • World records
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
  • World records
  • United States
  • Berühmte Persönlichkeit
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Black firsts : 4,000 ground-breaking and pioneering historical events, [edited by] Jessie Carney Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 761-773) 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
Arts and entertainment -- Business -- Civil rights and protest -- Education -- Government: county & state -- Government: federal -- Government: international -- Government: local -- Journalism -- Military -- Miscellaneous -- Organizations -- Religion -- Science and medicine -- Sports -- Writers
Control code
ocn826299100
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition
Extent
xiii, 833 pages
Isbn
9781578593699
Lccn
2012034407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781578593699
  • (OCoLC)826299100
Label
Black firsts : 4,000 ground-breaking and pioneering historical events, [edited by] Jessie Carney Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 761-773) 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
Arts and entertainment -- Business -- Civil rights and protest -- Education -- Government: county & state -- Government: federal -- Government: international -- Government: local -- Journalism -- Military -- Miscellaneous -- Organizations -- Religion -- Science and medicine -- Sports -- Writers
Control code
ocn826299100
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition
Extent
xiii, 833 pages
Isbn
9781578593699
Lccn
2012034407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781578593699
  • (OCoLC)826299100

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