Black pioneers : images of the Black experience on the North American frontier /

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Ravage, John W., 1937-
Format: Book
Imprint: Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, [1997]
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: moving westward and northward
  • Early imagery
  • Black Westerners in White mythology
  • Warriors and soldiers
  • Cowhands and ranch hands
  • Women of the west
  • The adventurers
  • To the coast
  • Plains states: Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska
  • Desert and mountains: Arizona, Utah, Nevada
  • Points north: Alaska, the Pacific northwest
  • "Haole 'Ele 'Ele" in Owhyhee
  • Follow the drinkin' gourd
  • The Utendale/Shaw/Boyd trek north.