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The Resource Blacks in the Adirondacks : a history, Sally E. Svenson ; with an afterword by Alice Paden Green

Blacks in the Adirondacks : a history, Sally E. Svenson ; with an afterword by Alice Paden Green

Label
Blacks in the Adirondacks : a history
Title
Blacks in the Adirondacks
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Sally E. Svenson ; with an afterword by Alice Paden Green
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Svenson, Sally E
Dewey number
305.896/0730747
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.93.N56
LC item number
S84 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • HISTORY / Social History
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Middle Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
  • Adirondack Mountains (N.Y.)
Label
Blacks in the Adirondacks : a history, Sally E. Svenson ; with an afterword by Alice Paden Green
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-334) 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
Slavery: backdrop to the Adirondack story -- Gerrit Smith: Essex and Franklin County colonists -- Soldiers of the Civil War -- Wartime and early postwar migration -- Making a living -- Railroad building -- The summer resort industry -- Resort entertainment: employees and students -- Baseball, and a little basketball -- Saranac Lake and tuberculosis -- Community life in Saranac Lake -- Popular culture: professional performers -- Lake Placid and the John Brown Memorial Association -- Public and publicly supported institutions -- Miners of Moriah -- Pullman porters: railroad stories -- The twentieth-century military -- Tourism -- 1940 to 1950 and beyond
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 363 pages
Isbn
9780815635550
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017036168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)985798591
  • (OCoLC)ocn985798591
  • 2637066
Label
Blacks in the Adirondacks : a history, Sally E. Svenson ; with an afterword by Alice Paden Green
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-334) 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
Slavery: backdrop to the Adirondack story -- Gerrit Smith: Essex and Franklin County colonists -- Soldiers of the Civil War -- Wartime and early postwar migration -- Making a living -- Railroad building -- The summer resort industry -- Resort entertainment: employees and students -- Baseball, and a little basketball -- Saranac Lake and tuberculosis -- Community life in Saranac Lake -- Popular culture: professional performers -- Lake Placid and the John Brown Memorial Association -- Public and publicly supported institutions -- Miners of Moriah -- Pullman porters: railroad stories -- The twentieth-century military -- Tourism -- 1940 to 1950 and beyond
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 363 pages
Isbn
9780815635550
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017036168
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)985798591
  • (OCoLC)ocn985798591
  • 2637066

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