Sorting out the New South city : race, class, and urban development in Charlotte, 1875-1975 (Book, 1998) [UNC Charlotte Libraries]
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Sorting out the New South city : race, class, and urban development in Charlotte, 1875-1975

Sorting out the New South city : race, class, and urban development in Charlotte, 1875-1975

Author: Thomas W Hanchett
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1998] ©1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Traces the city's spatial evolution over the course of a century, exploring the interplay of national trends and local forces that shaped Charlotte, and, by extension, other New South urban centers."--Back covers.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hanchett, Thomas W.
Sorting out the New South city.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)594250088
Online version:
Hanchett, Thomas W.
Sorting out the New South city.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)607016890
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas W Hanchett
ISBN: 0807823767 9780807823767 0807846775 9780807846773
OCLC Number: 37695501
Notes: UNC Charlotte Libraries notes:
#37695501yJH1198
Description: xv, 380 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Chapter 1. The Preindustrial City 13 --
Chapter 2. Habiliments of Progress 47 --
Chapter 3. Insolence 69 --
Chapter 4. Creating Blue-Collar Neighborhoods 89 --
Chapter 5. Creating Black Neighborhoods 115 --
Chapter 6. Creating White-Collar Neighborhoods 145 --
Chapter 7. Downtown in the 1900s-1920s 183 --
Chapter 8. The Limits of Local Government: Debating Annexation and Planning 205 --
Chapter 9. The Federal City: From Patchwork to Sectors 223.
Responsibility: Thomas W. Hanchett.
Local System Bib Number:
991003358819704091
.b13392542

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Tracing Charlotte's evolution over the course of a century, this book examines how national trends and local forces have shaped New South urban centres. The author examines the causes of racial and  Read more...
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