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The Negro in Boston

Rheable M. Edwards

The Negro in Boston

by Rheable M. Edwards

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Published by Action for Boston Community Development in [Boston] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRheable M. Edwards and Laura B. Morris.
ContributionsAction for Boston Community Development.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 89/05975 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination135 leaves ;
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1819796M
LC Control Number89828030

During the Jim Crow era, the Green Book was the Bible of black travel. Today it is a guide to a past that hasn’t completely vanished. In the Green Book, for example, listings for the African-American neighborhood in Boston’s South End include eight hotels and guest houses, nine restaurants, a couple of barbers, the Savoy Nightclub (where Malcolm X once shined . Cutler, a missionary at Boston wrote to the Society in that among those he had admitted to his church were four Negro slaves. Endeavoring to do more than to effect nominal conversions, Dr. Johnson, while at Stratford, gave catechetical lectures during the summer months of , attended by "many Negroes and some Indians, as well as whites.

(title page) The Tragedy of the Negro in America: A Condensed History of the Enslavement, Sufferings, Emancipation, Present Condition and Progress of the Negro Race in the United States of America (spine) The Tragedy of the Negro in America Rev. P. Thos. Stanford., D.D., LL.D. [8], xvi, p., ill. Boston, Mass. Charles A. Wasto, Printer   Describing a particularly contentious meeting in August , The Boston Globe reported, “Hicks gaveled the last meeting with Negro leaders to a close in something short of three minutes when Author: Matthew Delmont.

The Book of Negroes is a document created by Brigadier General Samuel Birch that records names and descriptions of 3, Black Loyalists, enslaved Africans who escaped to the British lines during the American Revolution and were evacuated to points in Date: The Negro Motorist Green Book was the most popular travel book aimed at black travelers, in publication from to Victor Hugo Green, its creator, was an .


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The Negro in the South is a book written in by sociologist W. Du Bois and educator Booker T. Washington that describes the social history of. A number of guides were published, among them the annual Negro Motorist Green Book published by Victor Hugo Green, a mail carrier in New Jersey.

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Malcolm X in Boston “I didn’t know the world contained as many Negroes as I saw thronging downtown Roxbury at night, especially on Saturdays,” Malcolm X wrote in his autobiography.

“Neon lights, nightclubs, poolhalls [sic], bars, the cars they drove!The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Negro, by W.E.B. Du Bois This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Negro Author: W.E.B.

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