The Resource Blues empress in black Chattanooga : Bessie Smith and the emerging urban South, Michelle R. Scott

Blues empress in black Chattanooga : Bessie Smith and the emerging urban South, Michelle R. Scott

Label
Blues empress in black Chattanooga : Bessie Smith and the emerging urban South
Title
Blues empress in black Chattanooga
Title remainder
Bessie Smith and the emerging urban South
Statement of responsibility
Michelle R. Scott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, Michelle R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML420.S667
LC item number
S36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Singers
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
  • Chattanooga (Tenn.)
Label
Blues empress in black Chattanooga : Bessie Smith and the emerging urban South, Michelle R. Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-191) and index
Contents
Introduction: uncovering the life of a blues woman -- Beyond the contraband camps: Black Chattanooga from the Civil War to 1880 -- The freest town on the map: Black migration to new south Chattanooga -- The empress's playground: Bessie Smith and Black childhood in the urban South -- Life on Big Ninth Street: the emerging blues culture in Chattanooga -- An empress in vaudeville: Bessie Smith on the theater circuit
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 198 p.
Isbn
9780252033384
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070526 15
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)177019548
  • (OCoLC)177019548
Label
Blues empress in black Chattanooga : Bessie Smith and the emerging urban South, Michelle R. Scott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-191) and index
Contents
Introduction: uncovering the life of a blues woman -- Beyond the contraband camps: Black Chattanooga from the Civil War to 1880 -- The freest town on the map: Black migration to new south Chattanooga -- The empress's playground: Bessie Smith and Black childhood in the urban South -- Life on Big Ninth Street: the emerging blues culture in Chattanooga -- An empress in vaudeville: Bessie Smith on the theater circuit
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 198 p.
Isbn
9780252033384
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20070526 15
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)177019548
  • (OCoLC)177019548

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