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The Resource Alone atop the hill : the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press, [Alice Dunnigan] ; edited by Carol McCabe Booker ; with a foreword by Simeon Booker

Alone atop the hill : the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press, [Alice Dunnigan] ; edited by Carol McCabe Booker ; with a foreword by Simeon Booker

Label
Alone atop the hill : the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press
Title
Alone atop the hill
Title remainder
the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press
Statement of responsibility
[Alice Dunnigan] ; edited by Carol McCabe Booker ; with a foreword by Simeon Booker
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1983
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunnigan, Alice Allison
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Booker, Carol McCabe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dunnigan, Alice Allison
  • African American women journalists
  • Journalists
  • Dunnigan, Alice Allison
  • African American women journalists
  • Journalists
  • United States
Label
Alone atop the hill : the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press, [Alice Dunnigan] ; edited by Carol McCabe Booker ; with a foreword by Simeon Booker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revision of the author's A Black woman's experience
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-217) 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
Those early years. No greater thrill -- The family tree and its bittersweet fruit -- Alone atop a hill -- School days -- Where there's a will -- The job hunt -- The ups and downs of my first job -- A plunge into the sea of matrimony -- A rugged voyage ends -- Moving on -- Wading through the depression -- Seeking identity, experience, and recognition -- A great new world. Converging on Washington -- Breaking down race and gender barriers -- A trip with the president -- The civil rights fights of the forties -- Profiles of injustice -- The president proposes; the congress debates -- Almost pushing the panic button -- Freedom fights of the fifties -- Eisenhower's pique
Control code
ocn962009369
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
xvi, 223 pages
Isbn
9780820351384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)962009369
Label
Alone atop the hill : the autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, pioneer of the national Black press, [Alice Dunnigan] ; edited by Carol McCabe Booker ; with a foreword by Simeon Booker
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revision of the author's A Black woman's experience
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-217) 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
Those early years. No greater thrill -- The family tree and its bittersweet fruit -- Alone atop a hill -- School days -- Where there's a will -- The job hunt -- The ups and downs of my first job -- A plunge into the sea of matrimony -- A rugged voyage ends -- Moving on -- Wading through the depression -- Seeking identity, experience, and recognition -- A great new world. Converging on Washington -- Breaking down race and gender barriers -- A trip with the president -- The civil rights fights of the forties -- Profiles of injustice -- The president proposes; the congress debates -- Almost pushing the panic button -- Freedom fights of the fifties -- Eisenhower's pique
Control code
ocn962009369
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
xvi, 223 pages
Isbn
9780820351384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)962009369

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