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Parallel worlds, the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin, Adele Logan Alexander

Label
Parallel worlds, the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin, Adele Logan Alexander
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
resource.biographical
collective biography
resource.governmentPublication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrationsplates
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Parallel worlds
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
429902455
Responsibility statement
Adele Logan Alexander
Sub title
the remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the enduring (in)significance of melanin
Table Of Contents
Prologue: Wedding album, Washington, D.C., 1904 -- Family portraits -- The vice president's daughters -- Mirror of the times : reflections on the lives of M.W. Gibbs -- Ida Alexander Gibbs's pictures from a well-spent youth -- "From cabin to consulate" : Billy Hunt's memory book -- Worlds apart -- The Madagascar portfolio, 1898-1907 : colonials on the Great Red Island -- France, 1907-1918 : la Ville Noire and la Guerre Mondiale -- France, 1918-1927 : pan-Africanism and postwar consular life -- Snapshots from Guadeloupe, 1927-1929 -- Odysseys through the Portuguese Atlantic, 1929-1931 -- Liberia, 1931-1932 : negative forces, forced labor, forced out -- Fading images : Washington, D.C., 1932-1957 -- Epilogue: The Gibbs-Hunts' stories and mine