The Resource African Americans of New Orleans, Turry Flucker, Phoenix Savage, (ebook)

African Americans of New Orleans, Turry Flucker, Phoenix Savage, (ebook)

Label
African Americans of New Orleans
Title
African Americans of New Orleans
Statement of responsibility
Turry Flucker, Phoenix Savage
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Enslaved Africans and free people of color of Louisiana deserve the title of "Founding Fathers" just as much as the French, the Spanish, and the Americans. In spite of their subjugated role as slaves, African Americans of Louisiana, and subsequently New Orleans, were contributors to the success of the state and the city far beyond their role within the labor force. Imported into the Louisiana Territory by John Law's Company of the Indies, enslaved Africans, fed on a pound of corn a day, gave birth to American figures of the 19th and 20th centuries. Mahalia Jackson, Louis Armstrong, Homer Plessy, Marie Laveau, Buddy Bolden, Julies Lion, Alice Dunbar-Nelson, the fighting men of the Louisiana Native Guard, Ernest "Dutch" Morial, and many other African Americans contributed to the growth and development of New Orleans. Every African American citizen of New Orleans is intrinsically connected to the city's cultural and political landscape
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Flucker, Turry
Dewey number
305.896/073
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Savage, Phoenix
  • hoopla digital
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
adult
Label
African Americans of New Orleans, Turry Flucker, Phoenix Savage, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781439622414
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11452259
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11452259
System control number
MWT11452259
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
African Americans of New Orleans, Turry Flucker, Phoenix Savage, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781439622414
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11452259
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11452259
System control number
MWT11452259
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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