Harlem stirs. by Fred Halstead

Cover of: Harlem stirs. | Fred Halstead

Published by Marzani & Mubsell in New York .

Written in English

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  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.


  • African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Social conditions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementPrologue: John O. Killens. Text: Fred Halstead. Photography: Anthony Aviles [and] Don Charles.
ContributionsAviles, Anthony, illus., Charles, Don, illus.
LC ClassificationsF128.9.N3 H3
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5529363M
LC Control Number67004073

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