Banking on Freedom Black Women in U.S. Finance Before the New Deal Book uri icon


  • Shennette Garrett-Scott explores black financial innovation and its transformative impact on U.S. capitalism through the story of the St. Luke Bank in Richmond, Virginia: the first and only bank run by black women.

author list (cited authors)

  • Garrett-Scott, S.

complete list of authors

  • Garrett-Scott, Shennette