African Americans in El Paso (Images of America)
El Paso’s African American community can trace its origins back to the 16th century, when the black Moor known as Esteban roamed the southwest and, more significantly, those Africans in the party of conquistador Juan de Oñate crossed the Rio Grande in 1598. The modern El Paso African American community began to take shape in the 1880s, as the railroad industry, military establishment, and agricult...
By Maceo Crenshaw Dailey Jr.
Series: Images of America
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (September 29, 2014)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 0.3 x 9.2 inches
Format: PDF Text djvu book
A wonderful historical overview of the rich culture, history, and the substantial contrubutions of a community. The historical content is well presenred and the pictorial inclusions are beautifully noteworthy. An easy well written read. Anyone seeking background and history will find this book ...
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