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Author Deutsch, Stephanie.

Title You need a schoolhouse : Booker T. Washington, Julius Rosenwald, and the building of schools for the segregated South / Stephanie Deutsch.

Imprint Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    379.26097 DEU    Available
Description xi, 218 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue, May 1911 -- "No white man -- could do better" -- Peddler's son -- A lucky chance, a daunting task -- "You need a schoolhouse" -- An American citizen -- Lunch at the Blackstone -- Between Chicago and Tuskegee -- Swing low, sweet chariot -- A school in every county -- Rosenwald and Main: sweet home -- Epilogue, May 2011.
Subject Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915.
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 -- Friends and associates.
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 -- Political and social views.
Rosenwald, Julius, 1862-1932.
Julius Rosenwald Fund -- Buildings.
African Americans -- Education -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
School buildings -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780810127906 (cloth : alk. paper)
0810127903 (cloth : alk. paper)

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