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Author Portwood, Shirley Motley, 1946-

Title Tell us a story : an African American family in the heartland / Shirley Motley Portwood
Published Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (241 pages) : illustrations
Contents The cast of characters -- Stories about Mudeah -- Stories about Daddy -- School days -- Remembering the neighborhood -- Country cooking and soul food -- With a child's heart -- Bridging the generations -- Conclusion--the next generations
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Subject Portwood, Shirley Motley, 1946-
Motley family -- Anecdotes.
African American families -- Illinois -- Springfield Region -- Biography -- Anecdotes
African American families -- Middle West -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Oral history.
Middle West -- Biography -- Anecdotes.
Middle West -- Race relations -- Anecdotes.
Springfield Region (Ill.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes
Springfield Region (Ill.) -- Race relations -- Anecdotes
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585307067 (electronic bk.)
9780585307060 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)