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African Americans of Des Moines and Polk County

This book explains the early history of African Americans in Iowa, specifically Des Moines. This book also explains African American experience in Des Moines, as well as their push for civil rights in Iowa (arcadiapublishing.com). For any use other than instructional resources, please check with the organization that owns this item regarding copyright restrictions.
Arcadia Pub.
Publishing Place
Charleston, S.C.
U.S. Chronology
Iowa History Eras
Iowa County
Early & Late Date
2006 to 2016
Resources & Additional Info
Resource and Additional Information This book relates to the following standards: Standard SS.3.27 Immigration and Migration: A lesson could be created about African American experience migrating to Iowa could be created. Standard SS.3.28 Cultural Contributions: A lesson could be created on the cultural contributions that African Americans gave to Iowa, such as music. Standard SS.5.26 Civil Rights: A lesson could be created on the African American Civil Rights Movement in Iowa.