"They Have Gone From Sherman": The Courthouse Riot of 1930 and Its Impact on the Black Professional Class

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This study describes the development of the black business and professional community with emphasis on the period from 1920 to 1930, the riot itself, and the impact of the episode on the local black community. It utilizes traditional historical research methods, county records, contemporary newspapers, and oral history.

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vi, 214 leaves

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Kumler, Donna J. December 1995.

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This study describes the development of the black business and professional community with emphasis on the period from 1920 to 1930, the riot itself, and the impact of the episode on the local black community. It utilizes traditional historical research methods, county records, contemporary newspapers, and oral history.

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Kumler, Donna J. "They Have Gone From Sherman": The Courthouse Riot of 1930 and Its Impact on the Black Professional Class, dissertation, December 1995; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc277801/: accessed August 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .