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Contents List of Figures vii List of Musical Examples ix Acknowledgments xi Introduction xiii Prologue—1903: Chicago’s Black Gambling World 1 1. The Temple of Music 18 2. The New Pekin 41 3. Tacking to the Wind 67 4. Holding the Stroll 92 5. Motts’s Last Years 114 6. From Pillar to Post 138 Epilogue—Diaspora 151 Appendix A: Repertoire of the Pekin Theater 161 Appendix B: Musical Items Performed at the Pekin Theater, Chicago, 1906–1911 167 Notes 185 Bibliography 211 Index 225 ...

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ISBN
9780252096242
Related ISBN
9780252038365
MARC Record
OCLC
877977273
Pages
240
Launched on MUSE
2014-05-16
Language
English
Open Access
No
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