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The unsung heart of Black America

a middle-class church at midcentury

by Dona L. Irvin

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia, Mo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oakland (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Oakland.,
  • Oakland
    • Subjects:
    • Downs Memorial United Methodist Church (Oakland, Calif.) -- History,
    • Christian sociology -- California -- Oakland,
    • African American Methodists -- California -- Oakland -- Biography,
    • Oakland (Calif.) -- Church history,
    • Oakland (Calif.) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDona L. Irvin.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX8481.O3 I78 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1704039M
      ISBN 10082620841X
      LC Control Number92005209
      OCLC/WorldCa25410970

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