Skip to content
Hardcover Milwaukee's Bronzeville: 1900-1950 Book

ISBN: 1531624375

ISBN13: 9781531624378

Milwaukee's Bronzeville: 1900-1950

(Part of the Images of America: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Series and Images of America: Wisconsin Series)

Select Format

Select Condition ThriftBooks Help Icon

Selected

Format: Hardcover

Condition: New

$27.43
Save $4.56!
List Price $31.99

50 Available

Book Overview

With the migration of African American sharecroppers to northern cities in the first half of the 20th century, the African American population of Milwaukee grew from fewer than 1,000 in 1900 to nearly 22,000 by 1950. Most settled around a 12-block area along Walnut Street that came to be known as Milwaukee's Bronzeville, a thriving residential, business, and entertainment community. Barbershops, restaurants, drugstores, and funeral homes were started...

Customer Reviews

0 rating
Copyright © 2020 Thriftbooks.com Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Do Not Sell My Personal Information | Accessibility Statement
ThriftBooks® and the ThriftBooks® logo are registered trademarks of Thrift Books Global, LLC
GoDaddy Verified and Secured