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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013317–338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.317
Published: 01 August 2019
...Alan John Ainsworth Photographer Bob Douglas’s 1940s–1990s career illustrates the race-based constraints experienced by African American photographers. Analyses of his images of jazz performers bring to light his rapport with the musicians and his sensitivity to their music and the differences...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 1022158–192 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.2.158
Published: 07 May 2020
... would encourage Japanese Americans to become more active in civil rights.22 In the postwar period, as a civil rights organization, the JACL had done little to cultivate a program that addressed the larger campaign for African American civil rights in the 1950s or the Black, Chicano, Native American, and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 1022143–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.2.143
Published: 07 May 2020
... gramophone records of Paul Robeson s singing, would be heard from downstairs. As a ten-year-old, he attended a party in someone else s home where he actually met Paul Robeson and another African American actor, Clarence Muse. Mrs. Westerman, who came into Hap s life when he was around five years old, was the...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 102157–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.1.57
Published: 01 February 2020
... by Latin American and African American workers, to be shipped to homes across the United States. In his important new work, Inland Shift: Race, Space, and Capital in Southern California, geographer Juan De Lara examines globalization and racial capitalism as they con- verge in the Inland Empire.8...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1014396–429 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.4.396
Published: 01 November 2019
... American Sociological Association roundtable where an early version of this paper was presented; and the editors and reviewers who gave insightful comments. This work was made possible by support from the Bunche Center for African American Studies, Gold Shield Alumnae Oral History Graduate ResearchGrant...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1012205–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.2.205
Published: 01 May 2019
... had endured greater discrimination than African Americans and Latinos had faced during World War II even at a time when those other minority groups were organizing social justice protest movements. Immigration historians have also challenged the model minority label as a misleading social construct...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1012163–204 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.2.163
Published: 01 May 2019
... late nineteenth century American educators turned toward a new system of vocational education that would pragmatically prepare stu- dents for the actual duties of life rather than academic pursuits. Par- tially driven by the Industrial Revolution and by educational theory that suggested the education...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 101145–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.1.45
Published: 01 February 2019
.... Constant vigilance is maintained by stalwart life guards. Watchful attendants see that every rule and regulation made for your protection is rigidly enforced. You will find any one of these 34. Alison Rose Jefferson, African American Leisure Space in Santa Monica: The Beach Sometimes Known as the Inkwell...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 101179–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.1.79
Published: 01 February 2019
.... in the 1940s and the Lost African-American Renaissance (New York: Public Affairs, 2006), 139 53; Greg Robinson, After Camp: Portraits in Midcentury Japanese American Life and Politics (Berkeley: University of Cali- fornia Press, 2012), 105 22; Allison Varzally, Making a Non-White America...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1004471–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.4.471
Published: 01 November 2018
... National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), this document reveals the mature thinking of a pastor involved in the civil rights struggle for two decades. Henderson began by asserting that African Americans Southern California Quarterly, Vol. 100, No. 4, pp. 471 504. ISSN 0038-3929...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1003324–367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.3.324
Published: 01 August 2018
... Beach crowds, as attested by photographs with black and Asian spectators standing among other onlookers, were thus considerably diverse. Incidentally, the two girls at the center of the 1958 controversy that resulted in Muscle Beach s closure were both African-American. Moreover, bodybuilding and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1002216–243 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.2.216
Published: 01 May 2018
... in California s vine- yards is shared with other communities of color: Native American and Asian grape laborers of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Chi- nese, African American, Portuguese, and Eastern European agricul- tural labor is rarely mentioned except in passing in the histories of wine...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 992140–183 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.2.140
Published: 01 May 2017
... privileges the Euro-American institutions over others, so I also employ racial terms, such as Chinese and African American. For a full discussion on race terminology within early Los Angeles historiography and the precedent I am following, see David Samuel Torres-Rouff, Before L.A.: Race, Space, and...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 9915–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.1.5
Published: 01 February 2017
... them in bewildering times. Unlike the earlier manifestation of the Ku Klux Klan during Reconstruction and its later iteration during the Civil Rights era of the 1950s and 1960s, which were centered in the South and primarily concerned with opposing the expansion of African American rights, the Klan of...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 984396–428 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2016.98.4.396
Published: 01 November 2016
... his diary, Jenkins uses the disrespectful term Nigger to refer to African Americans. The Fifth Regiment Massachusetts Cavalry was the only regiment of that state which was constituted solely of black soldiers. It was mainly engaged in reconnoitering and picket duty from spring 1864. The regiment...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 983297–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.3.297
Published: 01 August 2016
... males predominate in the imagery and accounts of World War II. The number of images and the published experiences of African American, Latino, Native American, Asian American, and women soldiers pale in comparison to those of White male sol- diers during this period. The Sus Ito Collection provides...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 983259–274 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.3.259
Published: 01 August 2016
... the nation emanate not from the mainstream but from the margins from among Asian and African Americans, Latinos and American Indians, women, and gays and lesbians. In their struggles for equality, these groups have helped preserve and advance the principles and ideals of democracy and have thereby...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 98159–105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.1.59
Published: 01 February 2016
...Jennifer Mandel Almena Davis Lomax is best remembered as the publisher of the Los Angeles Tribune , an African American newspaper. Writing was her chosen vehicle for a lifetime mission of racial justice. At the cost of hardship to herself and her children, she was an independent-minded participant...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 9815–58 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.1.5
Published: 01 February 2016
... during the war years and highlighted African American demands for fair dealing. The article also demonstrates how unrecorded music can serve as a significant historical artifact. © 2016 by The Historical Society of Southern California 2016 racial equality and jazz Los Angeles and jazz...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 981106–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.1.106
Published: 01 February 2016
... menudo on the weekends. Mexicans, African Americans, and Anglos worked and dined in the restaurant. Japanese Americans frequented the 112 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY place, with a Japanese-owned grocery store and soda fountain nearby.6 Taking a closer look at the sign itself reveals colorful reds...