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My name"s not George

Stanley G. Grizzle

My name"s not George

the story of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters : personal reminiscences of Stanley G. Grizzle

by Stanley G. Grizzle

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Published by Umbrella Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Grizzle, Stanley G., 1918-,
    • Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters -- History -- Sources.,
    • Pullman porters -- Labor unions -- Canada -- History -- Sources.,
    • Pullman porters -- Canada -- History -- Sources.,
    • Blacks -- Employment -- Canada -- History -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 124) and index.

      Other titlesMy name is not George
      Statementby Stanley G. Grizzle with John Cooper.
      ContributionsCooper, John, 1958-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6528.R36 B763 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL484042M
      ISBN 10189564223X
      LC Control Number98212394
      OCLC/WorldCa37984515

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