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Belonging in Europe - The African Diaspora and Work
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edited by Hakim Adi, 1957- and Caroline Bressey, fl. 2010 (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2011), 177 page(s)
This publication does not just mark the presence of black people in Europe, but brings research to a new stage by making connections across Europe through the experience of work and labour. The working experience for black peoples in Europe was not just confined to ports and large urban areas -- often the place bl...
edited by Hakim Adi, 1957- and Caroline Bressey, fl. 2010 (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2011), 177 page(s)
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Blacks in the Diaspora, The Other Black Bostonian: West Indians in Boston, 1900-1950
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written by Violet Showers Johnson, fl. 2006, in Blacks in the Diaspora (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 200 page(s)
This study of Boston’s West Indian immigrants examines the identities, goals, and aspirations of two generations of black migrants from the British-held Caribbean who settled in Boston between 1900 and 1950. Describing their experience among Boston’s American-born blacks and in the context of the city’s immi...
written by Violet Showers Johnson, fl. 2006, in Blacks in the Diaspora (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2006, originally published 2006), 200 page(s)
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The Exception and The Rule
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directed by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-; produced by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-, Nucleo de Estudo Negros and Tapiri Cinema and Video (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1997), 30 mins
On March 13, 1992, Vicente Francisco do Espirito Santo, a Black Brazilian who worked in a government-owned electricity company, was fired from his job. It did not take long for him to realize that his dismissal was directly linked to his skin color. Encouraged by his union and a strong Black empowerment movement...
directed by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-; produced by Joel Zito Araujo, 1954-, Nucleo de Estudo Negros and Tapiri Cinema and Video (New York, NY: ArtMattan Productions, 1997), 30 mins
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written by C. A. McIlvaine, fl. 1917, in Records of the Panama Canal, 1848 - 1999 (RG185). General Records, 1914 - 1934 (A1 34-B), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records (1928), Box 37, 2-C-55 Part 2, Employment of Colored American Citizens - General, January 1, 1918 to n.d. , 1 page(s)
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in Records of the Panama Canal, 1848 - 1999 (RG185). General Records, 1914 - 1934 (A1 34-B), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records (1925), Box 37, 2-C-55 Part 2, Employment of Colored American Citizens - General, January 1, 1918 to n.d. , 2 page(s)
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written by United Kingdom. Colonial Office, in CO - Records of the Colonial Office, Commonwealth and Foreign and Commonwealth Offices, Empire Marketing Board, and related bodies. Division within CO - Correspondence with the colonies, entry books and registers of correspondence. CO 28 - Colonial Office and predecessors: Barbados, Original Correspondence. Subseries within CO 28 - Correspondence, Original - Secretary of State, of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1913), CO 28/280 - Despatches from Leslie Probyn, governor of Barbados., Barbados: Encloses correspondence relating to an application for 300 Barbadian labourers for work on the Panama Canal. States that he has permitted a further 200 to be recruited on the condition stated. No. 1, folios 3-9 (CO/28/280/1) , 2 page(s)
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Cover Sheet for Memorandum to Mr. Clayton re: Difficulty Experienced by Dredging Division in Securing Labor, March 23, 1929
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in Records of the Panama Canal, 1848 - 1999 (RG185). General Records, 1914 - 1934 (A1 34-B), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records (1929), Box 136, 2-E-6 Part 5, Miscellaneous information re laborers and Labor Situation; Efficiency, Health, and Living conditions; probable reduction in Force, etc. - General, August 16, 1913 to December 31, 1934 , 1 page(s)
in Records of the Panama Canal, 1848 - 1999 (RG185). General Records, 1914 - 1934 (A1 34-B), of United States. National Archives and Records Administration. Federal Records (1929), Box 136, 2-E-6 Part 5, Miscellaneous information re laborers and Labor Situation; Efficiency, Health, and Living conditions; probable reduction in Force, etc. - General, August 16, 1913 to December 31, 1934 , 1 page(s)
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