The Resource This was Harlem : a cultural portrait, 1900-1950, Jervis Anderson

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

Label
This was Harlem : a cultural portrait, 1900-1950
Title
This was Harlem
Title remainder
a cultural portrait, 1900-1950
Statement of responsibility
Jervis Anderson
Title variation
Cultural portrait
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronological account of early Harlem covering its literature, painting, music, clubs, churches, and individuals who played important roles in the community
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Jervis
Dewey number
974.7/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.68.H3
LC item number
A65 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Negers
  • Noirs américains
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • African Americans
  • Civilization
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
  • Negers
  • Kultur
  • New York- Harlem
  • Kultur
  • New York- Harlem
Label
This was Harlem : a cultural portrait, 1900-1950, Jervis Anderson
Link
https://archive.org/details/thiswasharlemcul00ande
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Extent
1 online resource (x, 389 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036893830
Label
This was Harlem : a cultural portrait, 1900-1950, Jervis Anderson
Link
https://archive.org/details/thiswasharlemcul00ande
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Extent
1 online resource (x, 389 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036893830

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