The Resource Grassroots Garveyism : the Universal Negro Improvement Association in the Rural South, 1920-1927

Grassroots Garveyism : the Universal Negro Improvement Association in the Rural South, 1920-1927

Label
Grassroots Garveyism : the Universal Negro Improvement Association in the Rural South, 1920-1927
Title
Grassroots Garveyism
Title remainder
the Universal Negro Improvement Association in the Rural South, 1920-1927
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The black separatist movement led by Marcus Garvey has long been viewed as a phenomenon of African American organization in the urban North. But as Mary Rolinson demonstrates, the largest number of Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA) divisions and Garvey's most devoted and loyal followers were found in the southern Black Belt. Rolinson remaps the movement to include this vital but overlooked region, and offers a view of what southern Garveyites were like. Even after the UNIA had all but disappeared in the South in the 1930s, she says, the movement's tenets of race organization, unit
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
305.896073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61 .R745 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture
Label
Grassroots Garveyism : the Universal Negro Improvement Association in the Rural South, 1920-1927
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-267) 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
Attachment; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Rediscovering Southern Garveyism; 1 Antecedents; 2 Lessons; 3 Growth; 4 Members; 5 Appeal; 6 Transition; Epilogue: Legacy; Appendix A. UNIA Divisions in the Eleven States of the Former Confederacy; Appendix B. Numbers of Southern Members of UNIA Divisions by State; Appendix C. Numbers of Sympathizers Involved in Mass Meetings and Petitions for Garvey's Release from Jail and Prison, 1923-1927; Appendix D. Phases of Organization of UNIA Divisions in the South by State; Appendix E. Ministers as Southern UNIA Officers, 1926-1928
Control code
ocn770874099
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469602257
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt612kt
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.b34857023
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)770874099
  • pebcs0807872784
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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