Business, Culture, and Power: Kansas City's Black Professional Class in Photos and Images

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Delia C. Gillis, professor of history and director of the Center of Africana Studies at the University of Central Missouri, presents a visual history of Kansas City’s black professional class, exploring how local businesses, culture, and power dynamics shaped the present-day city.

About the Presenter

Delia C. Gillis

Delia C. Gillis, professor of history and director of the Center of Africana Studies at the University of Central Missouri, is the author of the pictorial history Kansas City and numerous scholarly publications.

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