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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 975.3 .L968b 2011 (Text) 37814003423101 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 09/15/2021 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande 975.3 L968 (Text) 35178001354615 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 01/18/2013 Available -
Klamath Community College F204 .W5 L87 2011 (Text) 3760306374 Main Collection Book None 09/06/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780872865327
  • ISBN: 0872865320
  • Physical Description: 575 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: San Francisco : City Lights Books, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-540) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction. Black people, white houses -- A Declaration of Independence and racism : founding documents, founding fathers, and the preservation of slavery -- Prelude : Oney's White House story -- The president's house in the home of the abolitionist movement -- Prelude : Hercules' White House story -- A White House built on and with slavery -- Prelude : Peter's White House story -- Closed doors : the White House and presidents of slavery -- Prelude : Paul Jennings's White House story -- The White House goes to war : rebellion, reconstruction and retrenchment -- Prelude : Elizabeth Keckly's White House story -- James Crow's White House -- Prelude : Booker T. Washington's White House story -- The 1960s and the crisis of power : the White House and Black mobilization -- Prelude : Abraham Bolden's White House story -- Black challenges to the White House : the campaigns to make the White House Black -- Prelude : Marcus Garvey's White House story -- The latest political milestone : the Obamas in the White House -- Prelude : Michelle Obama's White House story.
Subject: White House (Washington, D.C.) > History.
African Americans > Washington (D.C.) > History.
African Americans > Washington (D.C.) > Social conditions.
African Americans > Washington (D.C.) > Biography.
Presidents > Relations with African Americans.
Presidents > United States > Racial attitudes > History.
Presidents > United States > Staff > History.
Slavery > Washington (D.C.) > History.
United States > Race relations.

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