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5 edition of American beach for African Americans found in the catalog.

American beach for African Americans

by Marsha Dean Phelts

  • 55 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • American Beach (Fla.),
  • Florida,
  • American Beach
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Florida -- American Beach -- History.,
    • American Beach (Fla.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [184]-188).

      StatementMarsha Dean Phelts.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF319.A45 P47 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL661819M
      ISBN 100813015049
      LC Control Number97007277

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This is an historic area once inhabited by Afro-Americans who turned into a beachside refuge. One of nine sites along the African-American Heritage Trail, this area founded in was Florida's first African-American beach.

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Atlantic Beach hotels, nightclubs, restaurants, shops, and its pavilion were [ ]. Like Highland Beach, Atlantic Beach became its own municipality inmaking it one of the few African American owned and governed beach communities in .This trail suggests African American cultural sites to visit along your way to Atlantic Beach, an enclave just north of Myrtle Beach, following Interstate 20 from the Georgia border through the heart of the state, then onto U.S.

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