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Author Knott, Cheryl, 1954-
Title Not free, not for all : public libraries in the age of Jim Crow / Cheryl Knott.
Imprint Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [2015]

Subject Architecture and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Library architecture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Carnegie libraries -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Books and reading -- History -- 20th century.
Public libraries -- Social aspects -- United States.
African Americans and libraries -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The culture of print in a context of racism -- Carnegie public libraries for African Americans -- Solidifying segregation -- Faltering systems -- Change and continuity -- Erecting libraries, constructing race -- Books for black readers -- Reading the race-based library -- Opening access.
Note Print version record.
Local Note JOHN CARROLL: JSTOR Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
ISBN 9781613763742 (electronic bk.)
1613763743 (electronic bk.)
9781625341778 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9781625341785 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1625341776
1625341784
OCLC # 963768110
Additional Format Print version: 9781625341785 1625341784 (DLC) 2015031827 (OCoLC)910596088