The Resource Building the black metropolis : African American entrepreneurship in Chicago, edited by Robert E. Weems Jr. and Jason P. Chambers

Building the black metropolis : African American entrepreneurship in Chicago, edited by Robert E. Weems Jr. and Jason P. Chambers

Label
Building the black metropolis : African American entrepreneurship in Chicago
Title
Building the black metropolis
Title remainder
African American entrepreneurship in Chicago
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert E. Weems Jr. and Jason P. Chambers
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.896/073077311
Index
index present
LC call number
F548.9.N4
LC item number
B85 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The new black studies series
Label
Building the black metropolis : African American entrepreneurship in Chicago, edited by Robert E. Weems Jr. and Jason P. Chambers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Early Black Chicago Entrepreneurial and Business Activities from the Frontier Era to the Great Migration: The Nexus of Circumstance and Initiative; 2. Robert Sengstacke Abbott, 1868-1940; 3. The Rise and Fall of Jesse Binga, a Black Chicago Financial Wizard; 4. Contested Terrain: P. W. Chavers, Anthony Overton, and the Founding of the Douglass National Bank; 5. King of Selling: The Rise and Fall of S. B. Fuller; 6. A Master Strategist: John H. Johnson and the Development of Chicago as a Center for Black Business Enterprise
  • 7. Jim Crow Organized Crime: Black Chicago's Underground Economy in the Twentieth Century8. The Politics of the Drive-Thru Window: Chicago's Black McDonald's Operators and the Demands of Community; 9. Positive Realism: Tom Burrell and the Development of Chicago as a Center for Black-Owned Advertising Agencies; 10. Oprah Winfrey: The Tycoon; 11. Racial Desegregation and Black Chicago Business: The Case Studies of the Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company and the Chicago Metropolitan Assurance Company; Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn986788623
Extent
1 online resource (263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780252050022
Lccn
2017022585
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b37269550
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)986788623
  • pebc0252050029

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