ERIC Number: EJ548188
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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"No Promised Land": Oral Histories of African-American Women in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Bunch-Lyons, Beverly A.
OAH Magazine of History, v11 n3 p9-14 Spr 1997
Summarizes some of the research involved in a current oral history project that examines the migration of southern African American women to Cincinnati, Ohio. Discusses the reasons for leaving the South as well as the role women played in keeping families together while attempting to provide some continuity to their lives. (MJP)
Descriptors: Black History, Family History, Females, Historiography, Interdisciplinary Approach, Local History, Metropolitan Areas, North American Culture, Oral History, Personal Narratives, Racial Discrimination, Relocation, Rural to Urban Migration, Secondary Education, Social History, Social Studies, United States History
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Ohio (Cincinnati)