Life Narratives of African Americans in Iowa (IA) (Voices of America)
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
Date Published: 2001
Book Id: 071846
Clean, crisp pages except for tiny folds at the top corners throughout due to a light bump at the top rear free corner; spine square and uncreased, soft cover showing short handling creases at the lower left front, some creasing and a small surface chip at the top left rear, mild age-toning around the top edges, and some shelfwear at corners and bottom edges, otherwise clean and attractive. 128pp. Oral histories from people born in the first half of the 20th century and encountering - and often breaking - barriers in Iowa, from the legislature to labor issues, teaching to business, day care to speech pathology to railroad and manufacturing jobs.