The Resource Fed up : the high costs of cheap food, Dale Finley Slongwhite ; foreword by Jeannie Economos

Fed up : the high costs of cheap food, Dale Finley Slongwhite ; foreword by Jeannie Economos

Label
Fed up : the high costs of cheap food
Title
Fed up
Title remainder
the high costs of cheap food
Statement of responsibility
Dale Finley Slongwhite ; foreword by Jeannie Economos
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides an intimate look at the lives of former African-American farmworkers who labored in central Florida's farms along the shores of Lake Apopka. The author familiarizes readers with the history of Lake Apopka and the social and environmental injustice centered on food production that has taken place there
Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slongwhite, Dale Finley
Dewey number
331.6/396073075924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD1527.F6
LC item number
S59 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Economos, Jeannie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American agricultural laborers
  • Agricultural laborers
  • African Americans
  • Food industry and trade
  • Food supply
Target audience
adult
Label
Fed up : the high costs of cheap food, Dale Finley Slongwhite ; foreword by Jeannie Economos
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background of Lake Apopka: deadly assault -- "Hard to believe unless you lived through it" : William Gladden -- "Too many funerals" : Linda Lee -- "Not enough cheekbones to hold your tears" : Geraldean Matthew -- "God made up for my lost children" : Earma Peterson -- "I might have been an actress" : Louise Hamilton -- "Learning the hard way" : Mary Ann Robinson -- "I wish they'd bring the farms back" : Betty Lou Woods -- "My daddy went blind in the fields": Robert Griffin -- "Education as the way out": Mary Tinsley -- "I never will forget it" : Betty Dubose -- "Improving the lives of others" : Tirso Moreno -- The memorial quilts -- Epilogue: View from the south side
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780813049847
Lccn
2013047859
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857802909
  • 1387315
  • (OCoLC)ocn857802909
  • (Pol)1387315
Label
Fed up : the high costs of cheap food, Dale Finley Slongwhite ; foreword by Jeannie Economos
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background of Lake Apopka: deadly assault -- "Hard to believe unless you lived through it" : William Gladden -- "Too many funerals" : Linda Lee -- "Not enough cheekbones to hold your tears" : Geraldean Matthew -- "God made up for my lost children" : Earma Peterson -- "I might have been an actress" : Louise Hamilton -- "Learning the hard way" : Mary Ann Robinson -- "I wish they'd bring the farms back" : Betty Lou Woods -- "My daddy went blind in the fields": Robert Griffin -- "Education as the way out": Mary Tinsley -- "I never will forget it" : Betty Dubose -- "Improving the lives of others" : Tirso Moreno -- The memorial quilts -- Epilogue: View from the south side
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780813049847
Lccn
2013047859
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857802909
  • 1387315
  • (OCoLC)ocn857802909
  • (Pol)1387315

Library Locations

  • Athmar ParkBorrow it
    1055 S. Tejon Street, Denver, CO, 80223, US
    39.697149 -105.013016
  • Bear ValleyBorrow it
    5171 West Dartmouth Avenue, Denver, CO, 80236, US
    39.656522 -105.051463
  • Blair-Caldwell African American Research LibraryBorrow it
    2401 Welton Street, Denver, CO, 80205, US
    39.752497 -104.981474
  • ByersBorrow it
    675 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO, 80204, US
    39.727059 -104.998913
  • Central LibraryBorrow it
    10 West 14th Avenue Parkway, Denver, CO, 80204, US
    39.737125 -104.987572
  • DeckerBorrow it
    1501 South Logan Street, Denver, CO, 80210, US
    39.689059 -104.983206
  • Eugene FieldBorrow it
    810 South University Boulevard, Denver, CO, 80209, US
    39.701755 -104.95898
  • Ford WarrenBorrow it
    2825 High Street, Denver, CO, 80205, US
    39.757418 -104.965353
  • Green Valley RanchBorrow it
    4856 North Andes Court, Denver, CO, 80249, US
    39.78468 -104.766966
  • HadleyBorrow it
    1890 South Grove Street, Denver, CO, 80219, US
    39.68249 -105.025864
  • HampdenBorrow it
    9755 East Girard Avenue, Denver, CO, 80231, US
    39.654622 -104.87478
  • MontbelloBorrow it
    12955 Albrook Drive, Denver, CO, 80239, US
    39.780261 -104.840459
  • Park HillBorrow it
    4705 Montview Boulevard, Denver, CO, 80207, US
    39.747817 -104.932566
  • Pauline RobinsonBorrow it
    5575 E 33rd Ave, Denver, CO, 80207, US
    39.764077 -104.922847
  • Reading RocketsBorrow it
  • Rodolfo "Corky" GonzalesBorrow it
    1498 N. Irving Street, Denver, CO, 80204, US
    39.740111 -105.029694
  • Ross-BarnumBorrow it
    3570 West 1st Avenue, Denver, CO, 80219, US
    39.717957 -105.034543
  • Ross-BroadwayBorrow it
    33 East Bayaud Avenue, Denver, CO, 80209, US
    39.71497 -104.98665
  • Ross-Cherry CreekBorrow it
    305 Milwaukee Street, Denver, CO, 80206, US
    39.721192 -104.952532
  • Ross-University HillsBorrow it
    4310 East Amherst Avenue, Denver, CO, 80222, US
    39.665228 -104.937587
  • Sam GaryBorrow it
    2961 Roslyn Street, Denver, CO, 80238, US
    39.759326 -104.900536
  • Schlessman FamilyBorrow it
    100 Poplar Street, Denver, CO, 80220, US
    39.71867 -104.904314
  • SmileyBorrow it
    4501 West 46th Avenue, Denver, CO, 80212, US
    39.780541 -105.04509
  • Valdez-PerryBorrow it
    4690 Vine St, Denver, CO, 80216, US
    39.78172 -104.962102
  • Virginia VillageBorrow it
    1500 South Dahlia Street, Denver, CO, 80222, US
    39.689117 -104.931128
  • WestwoodBorrow it
    1000 South Lowell Boulevard, Denver, CO, 80219, US
    39.698321 -105.034042
  • WoodburyBorrow it
    3265 Federal Boulevard, Denver, CO, 80211, US
    39.763092 -105.025692
Processing Feedback ...