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The Resource White sand black beach : civil rights, public space, and Miami's Virginia Key, Gregory W. Bush

White sand black beach : civil rights, public space, and Miami's Virginia Key, Gregory W. Bush

Label
White sand black beach : civil rights, public space, and Miami's Virginia Key
Title
White sand black beach
Title remainder
civil rights, public space, and Miami's Virginia Key
Statement of responsibility
Gregory W. Bush
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combining archival research and oral history, Bush examines Virginia Key Beach as a window into local activism and forms of black-white dialogue in multicultural Miami from 1915 to 2012
Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bush, Gregory Wallace
Dewey number
323.1196/0730759381
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F319.M6
LC item number
B87 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights
  • Virginia Key (Miami, Fla.)
  • Miami (Fla.)
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights
  • Race relations
  • Florida
  • Florida
Label
White sand black beach : civil rights, public space, and Miami's Virginia Key, Gregory W. Bush
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The struggle for the civil right to public space in Miami -- Wade-in: Lawson Thomas and the potent combination of direct action and negotiation -- Beyond colored town: the changing boundaries of race relations and African American community life in Miami, 1896-1945 -- Island pleasures: memories of African American life at Virginia Key Beach -- The shifting sands of civil rights in southeast Florida, 1945-1976 -- Public land by the sea: developing Virginia Key, 1945-1976 -- The erosion of a "world-class" urban paradise: tourism, the environmental movement, and planning related to Virginia Key Beach, 1982-1998 -- Forging our civil right to public space, 1999-2015 -- Afterword: The real Miami; better than a theme park
Control code
ocn914290361
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780813062648
Lccn
2016015363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1221016
  • (Sirsi) o914290361
  • (OCoLC)914290361
Label
White sand black beach : civil rights, public space, and Miami's Virginia Key, Gregory W. Bush
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The struggle for the civil right to public space in Miami -- Wade-in: Lawson Thomas and the potent combination of direct action and negotiation -- Beyond colored town: the changing boundaries of race relations and African American community life in Miami, 1896-1945 -- Island pleasures: memories of African American life at Virginia Key Beach -- The shifting sands of civil rights in southeast Florida, 1945-1976 -- Public land by the sea: developing Virginia Key, 1945-1976 -- The erosion of a "world-class" urban paradise: tourism, the environmental movement, and planning related to Virginia Key Beach, 1982-1998 -- Forging our civil right to public space, 1999-2015 -- Afterword: The real Miami; better than a theme park
Control code
ocn914290361
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages
Isbn
9780813062648
Lccn
2016015363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 1221016
  • (Sirsi) o914290361
  • (OCoLC)914290361

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