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Published: 31 October 2020

7 black and white halftones including black and white photographs

ISBN: 9781800348554

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From Slavery to Civil Rights

On the streetcars of New Orleans 1830s-Present

Hilary Mc Laughlin-Stonham

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool Studies in International Slavery LUP

  • The first book to survey segregation from slavery to Civil rights in New Orleans
  • An exciting new perspective on the mechanics of segregation in the day-to-day life of ordinary people
  • Uses a fascinating array of sources from newspapers, legislative journals, personal correspondence and contemporary oral history
  • A critical guide to segregation and the progression of racism in the nineteenth and twentieth century American South
  • A new look into the rise and fall of racism in a southern city