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You need a schoolhouse : Booker T. Washington, Julius Rosenwald, and the building of schools for the segregated South

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Northwestern University Press, Evanston, Ill., p.218 (2011)

Call Number:

Cubb LC2802 .S9 D48 2011

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9437498

Keywords:

1856-1915, 1856-1915--Friends and associates, 1856-1915--Political and social views, 1862-1932, African Americans--Education--Southern States--History--20th century, Booker T, Julius, Julius Rosenwald Fund--Buildings, Rosenwald, School buildings--Southern States--History--20th century, Washington

Abstract:

Contents: Prologue, May 1911 -- "No white man-- could do better" -- Peddler's son -- A lucky chance, a daunting task -- "You need a schoolhouse" -- An American citizen -- Lunch at the Blackstone -- Between Chicago and Tuskegee -- Swing low, sweet chariot -- A school in every county -- Rosenwald and Main: sweet home -- Epilogue, May 2011.

Publication Language:

eng