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Before the ghetto : black Detroit in the nineteenth century / David M. Katzman.


Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [1973] .
ISBN 0252002792, 9780252002793

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Subjects African Americans -- Michigan -- Detroit -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans.
Detroit (Mich.)
Detroit (Mich.) -- History.
Michigan -- Detroit.
Series Blacks in the New World.
Description xii, 254 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1973]
Ā©1973
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary This volume helps fill the gap between slavery and the ghetto in both urban and black history. The author examines a nineteenth century black community in depth, Detroit, and shows that although slavery was abolished in Michigan in 1837, racial distinctions remained in the law and a caste-like social system locked most blacks into an inferior status.
Contents pt. 1. Before the fifteenth amendment. Beginnings -- part 2. Black Detroit. Patterns -- Caste -- Work -- Class -- Politics -- Appendixes. A note on 'caste' -- Detroit occupational structure 1870-1910.
Genre History.
NegerbevoĢˆlkerung.
Geographic Area Michigan
Network Numbers (OCoLC)666728
(OCoLC)ocm00666728
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Katzman, David M.
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