Red Clay, White Water, and Blues

Red Clay, White Water, and Blues❴Download❵ ✤ Red Clay, White Water, and Blues Author Virginia Causey – Bluevapours.co.uk Columbus is the third largest city in Georgia and Red Clay White Water and Blues is its first comprehensive history Virginia E Causey documents the city's founding in 1828 and brings its story to the Columbus is the third largest city in White Water, PDF/EPUB ✓ Georgia and Red Clay White Water and Blues is its first comprehensive history Virginia E Causey documents the city's founding in and brings its story to the present examining the economic political social and cultural changes over the period It is the first history Red Clay, PDF \ of the city that analyzes the significant contributions of all its citizens including African Americans women and the working class Causey who has lived and worked in Columbus for than forty years focuses on three defining characteristics of the city's history the role that geography has played in its evolution specifically its location Clay, White Water, eBook ✓ on the Chattahoochee River along the Fall Line making it an ideal place to establish water powered textile mills; the fact that the control of city's affairs rested in the hands of a particular business elite; and the endemic presence of violence that left a bloody trail throughout local historyCausey traces the life of Columbus its founding and early boom years; the Civil War and its aftermath; conflicts as a modern city emerged in the first half of the twentieth century; racial tension and economic decline in the mid to late s; and rebirth and revival of the city in the twenty first century Peppered throughout are compelling anecdotes about the city's most colorful characters including Sol Smith and His Dramatic Company music phenom Blind Tom Wiggins suffragist Augusta Howard industrialist and philanthropist G Gunby Jordan peanut purveyor Tom Huston blueswoman Ma Rainey novelist Carson McCullers and insurance magnate John Amos.

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  • Red Clay, White Water, and Blues
  • Virginia Causey
  • 26 August 2014
  • 9780820355030

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