Daniel Cady is Assistant Professor of History at California State University, Fresno and the director of the Central Valley Institute for Regional and Historical Studies. He co-authored the introduction to W. E. B. Du Bois, ed. The Negro Church: Report of a Social Study Made under the Direction of Atlanta University; Together with the Proceedings of the Eighth Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems, Held at Atlanta University, May 26th, 1903 (Reprint of the 1903 edition, Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 2003), and is currently writing on Black-White relations in early twentieth-century Los Angeles.
Color Illustration by Chris Jepsen, based on advertising art in the California Eagle Touted by the California Eagle as the “greatest undertaking ever put upon our people in America,” the Pacific Beach Club was to be the largest all-black recreational resort in the United States. … Read MorePacific Beach Club (1926)