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Tulsa, 1921 : reporting a massacre / Randy Krehbiel ; foreword by Karlos K. Hill.

Krehbiel, Randy, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mansfield Free Public Library 976.68 KRE (Text) 31422868 Adult Nonfiction Checked Out 08/17/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780806163314
  • ISBN: 0806163313
  • Physical Description: xviii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2019]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-300) and index.
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Foreword / by Karlos K. Hill -- May 30, 1921 -- Tulsa -- Greenwood -- "The story that set Tulsa ablaze" -- Chaos -- "Mob spirit and fever heat" -- Retribution -- Aftermath -- "Wounds of passion" -- "It must not be again" -- Directed verdict -- The new Negro -- Trials and tribulations -- The years since.
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"Examines the events and players contributing to, participating in, and responding to Tulsa's 1921 race riot and massacre and the social, political and historical context in which it occurred"-- Provided by publisher.
"In 1921, Tulsa's Greenwood District, known then as the nation's "Black Wall Street" was... prosperous, but a white mob, inflamed by rumors... invaded...How did a feud between the editiors of Oklhoma's black-owned newspapers influence events? Why were law enforcement officials in Tulsa under nvestigation before the "riot" even began?...The Tusa Massacre was the result of racial animosity and mistrust within a culture of political and econimic corruption. "-- Book jacket.
Subject: Tulsa Race Riot, Tulsa, Okla., 1921.
Tulsa Race Riot, Tulsa, Okla., 1921 > Press coverage > Oklahoma > Tulsa.
African Americans > Violence against > Oklahoma > Tulsa > History > 20th century.
Greenwood (Tulsa, Okla.) > Race relations > History > 20th century.
Tulsa (Okla.) > Race relations > History > 20th century.
Racism > Oklahoma > Tulsa > History > 20th century.
African American journalists > Oklahoma > Tulsa.
Tulsa world.
Tulsa tribune.
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