Bound for Freedom : Black Los Angeles in Jim Crow America.

Paul Bontemps decided to move his family to Los Angeles from Louisiana in 1906 on the day he finally submitted to a strictly enforced Southern custom--he stepped off the sidewalk to allow white men who had just insulted him to pass by. Friends of the Bontemps family, like many others beckoning their...

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Author / Creator: Flamming, Douglas.
Format: eBook
Edition:1st ed.
Imprint: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2005.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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