East Harlem remembered : oral histories of community and diversity / Christopher Bell
- Bell, Christopher, 1968-
- Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 
- Physical Description:
- vii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Planting Roots (1900-1920) -- 2.The Great Depression and World War II (1930s-1940s) -- 3.Marc (Vito Marcantonio) -- 4.Planting Roots II (1945-1950) -- 5.Community and Diversity -- 6.1950s---Three Strikes: Public Warehousing, Drugs, Tribalism of Gangs -- 7.1960s---Decade of Change -- 8.1970s---Fruits of Labor -- 9.1980s---Dr. King's Dream Lives On -- 10.1990s---Rebirth of East Harlem.
- "In this oral history, residents chronicle the history of East Harlem over the course of the twentieth century and beyond. They recount the early days, the post-World War II public housing, departure of Eastern European inhabitants, growth of Latino and African American populations, spirited 1960s, urban blight of the 1980s, and more recent resurgence and gentrification"--Provided by publisher.
- Oral history—New York (State)—New York
- Community life—New York (State)—New York—History
- Cultural pluralism—New York (State)—New York—History
- East Harlem (New York, N.Y.)—History
- New York (N.Y.)—History
- East Harlem (New York, N.Y.)—Biography
- New York (N.Y.)—Biography
- East Harlem (New York, N.Y.)—Social life and customs
- New York (N.Y.)—Social life and customs
- 9780786468089 (softcover : alkaline paper)
0786468084 (softcover : alkaline paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-230) and index.
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