9781596292796

St. Petersburg's Historic African American Neighborhoods : Community, Culture, and Connection

by ;
  • ISBN13:

    9781596292796

  • ISBN10:

    1596292792

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/15/2008
  • Publisher: History Pr

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $19.99 Save up to $10.16
  • Rent Book $12.99
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    TERM
    PRICE
    DUE

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The Used and Rental copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Pepper Town, Methodist Town, the Gas Plant district and the 22nd Street South community-these once segregated neighborhoods were built by African Americans in the face of injustice.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsp. 7
Introductionp. 9
The Old Tiesp. 13
Remember the Gladiatorsp. 19
Home in the Neighborhoodsp. 29
The Business of Lifep. 45
Battling Jim Crow's Terroristsp. 59
Helping Build Communityp. 67
The Power of the Wordp. 77
How Much Remains?p. 85
But Where Did All the Mangoes Go?p. 97
Heroes of World War IIp. 101
A Historic Timelinep. 107
A Sampling of Businesses, 1937-1947p. 115
Fun and Namesp. 117
Historic Churchesp. 121
Notesp. 123
About the Authorsp. 127
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review