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Title Built by Blacks : African American architecture and neighborhoods in Richmond / Selden Richardson ; editor and photographer, Maurice Duke.
Author Richardson, Selden.
Publication Charleston, SC : History Press, 2008.
Description 192 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Call # 720.8996 R
Note "The Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods, Richmond, Virginia."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]-185) and index.
Contents Illustrations -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1. The beginning : early slavery and early buildings -- 2. The slave markets in Shockoe Valley -- 3. Urban plantations and the Civil War -- 4. Black entrepreneurs, designers, craftsmen and builders -- 5. The new architects : Jackson Ward and Church Hill -- 6. Virginia Union University and Frederick Douglass Court -- 7. Highways and expressways : Navy Hill -- 8. Urban destruction as urban renewal : Fulton -- 9. A community saved : Westwood -- 10. The city's black churches -- 11. Richmond's African American cemeteries -- Notes.
Subject African American architecture -- Virginia -- Richmond.
African Americans -- Virginia -- Richmond -- Social conditions.
Richmond (Va.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Richmond (Va.) -- Social conditions.
African American architecture. (OCoLC)fst00799011
African Americans -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst00799698
Buildings. (OCoLC)fst00840962
Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01919811
Virginia -- Richmond. (OCoLC)fst01205345
Addl. Author Duke, Maurice.
Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods.
ISBN 9781596294592 (paperback)
1596294590 (paperback)

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