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This was Harlem : a cultural portrait, 1900-1950 / Jervis Anderson.

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, [1982] .
ISBN 0374276234, 0374517576

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Other Title Cultural portrait
Subjects African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
African Americans.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Civilisation.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Civilization.
New York (N.Y.) -- Civilisation.
New York (N.Y.) -- Civilization.
New York (State) -- New York -- Harlem.
New York (State) -- New York.
New York- Harlem.
Noirs américains -- New York (État) -- New York -- Histoire.
Description x, 389 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary A chronological account of early Harlem covering its literature, painting, music, clubs, churches, and individuals who played important roles in the community.
Contents The road uptown. "Forgotten streets" ; Black Bohemia ; Social leadership ; Music and comedy ; Departures and arrivals ; A struggle for Harlem -- Shaping a Black metropolis. "The promised land" ; Style in ragtime ; The beauty business ; Harlem at sixteen ; Democracy and the flag ; Toward a Black theatre ; "Here comes my daddy now" ; Garvey : "poet and romancer" ; From ragtime to jazz -- High and handsome. "What a city!" ; "There won't be any more liquor" ; Streets of dreams ; The Saturday night function ; Around midnight ; Bye, bye, blackbird ; But what was Harlem? -- Life and letters. A tradition of the new ; Some writers ; A'Lelia Walker -- Hard times. The beat goes on ; Sunny gets blue ; The Lord will provide ; The Depression and the arts ; In the ring with Joe ; Another war, another time ; Harlem explodes ; The West Indians -- Style, class, and beyond. At the Savoy ; "Cool deal, McNeil" ; Seventh Avenue : the Great Black Way ; Society ; On Strivers Row and Sugar Hill ; The thrill is gone.
Genre History.
Geographic Area New York (State)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8032219
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Anderson, Jervis.
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