The cries of beleaguered angels : black and Chicano consciousness in Los Angeles, 1940-1970

Author:
Blad, Leiv Hamilton, Corcoran Department of History, University of Virginia
Advisor:
Shannon, David A., University of Virginia
Abstract:

The paper examines the poor treatment of blacks and Chicanos between 1940-1970 in the city of Los Angeles, despite the reputation of Los Angeles for being a center of social and economic advancement.

Degree:
MA (Master of Arts)
Keywords:
African Americans, California, Los Angeles, Mexican Americans, Relations with Mexican Americans, Relations with African Americans, History
Notes:

Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.

Language:
English
Rights:
All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Issued Date:
1987/01