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The Resource Parallel worlds : the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin, Adele Logan Alexander

Parallel worlds : the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin, Adele Logan Alexander

Label
Parallel worlds : the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin
Title
Parallel worlds
Title remainder
the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin
Statement of responsibility
Adele Logan Alexander
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the lives of William Henry Hunt and Ida Alexander Gibbs, describing the couple's 1904 wedding, and discussing William's career in foreign services and Ida's activism against race and gender inequalities, along with the hardships they faced due to their mixed-race backgrounds
Summary
Provides details on the lives of William Henry Hunt and Ida Alexander Gibbs, who overcame social burdens of the early twentieth century, while advocating against race and gender inequalities
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348176
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Adele Logan
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.A474 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hunt, William Henry
  • Hunt, Ida Gibbs
  • African Americans
  • Married people
  • African American diplomats
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Hunt, William Henry
  • Hunt, Ida Gibbs
  • African Americans
  • Sex role
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin
Label
Parallel worlds : the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin, Adele Logan Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue: Wedding album, Washington, D.C., 1904 -- Family portraits -- The vice president's daughters -- Mirror of the times : reflections on the lives of M.W. Gibbs -- Ida Alexander Gibbs's pictures from a well-spent youth -- "From cabin to consulate" : Billy Hunt's memory book -- Worlds apart -- The Madagascar portfolio, 1898-1907 : colonials on the Great Red Island -- France, 1907-1918 : la Ville Noire and la Guerre Mondiale -- France, 1918-1927 : pan-Africanism and postwar consular life -- Snapshots from Guadeloupe, 1927-1929 -- Odysseys through the Portuguese Atlantic, 1929-1931 -- Liberia, 1931-1932 : negative forces, forced labor, forced out -- Fading images : Washington, D.C., 1932-1957 -- Epilogue: The Gibbs-Hunts' stories and mine
Control code
19363664
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 375 pages, 27 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813929781
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009031042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn429902455
  • (OCoLC)429902455
Label
Parallel worlds : the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin, Adele Logan Alexander
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Prologue: Wedding album, Washington, D.C., 1904 -- Family portraits -- The vice president's daughters -- Mirror of the times : reflections on the lives of M.W. Gibbs -- Ida Alexander Gibbs's pictures from a well-spent youth -- "From cabin to consulate" : Billy Hunt's memory book -- Worlds apart -- The Madagascar portfolio, 1898-1907 : colonials on the Great Red Island -- France, 1907-1918 : la Ville Noire and la Guerre Mondiale -- France, 1918-1927 : pan-Africanism and postwar consular life -- Snapshots from Guadeloupe, 1927-1929 -- Odysseys through the Portuguese Atlantic, 1929-1931 -- Liberia, 1931-1932 : negative forces, forced labor, forced out -- Fading images : Washington, D.C., 1932-1957 -- Epilogue: The Gibbs-Hunts' stories and mine
Control code
19363664
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 375 pages, 27 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780813929781
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009031042
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn429902455
  • (OCoLC)429902455

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