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Title Before freedom came : African-American life in the antebellum South : to accompany an exhibition organized by the Museum of the Confederacy / essays by Drew Gilpin Faust ... [and others] ; edited by Edward D.C. Campbell, Jr., with Kym S. Rice.

Publication Info. Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, [1991]
1991

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  975 BEF    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  E443 .B44 1991    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  975 BEF    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 219 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
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Note Exhibition held at the Museum of the Confederacy from July to December 1991, the McKissick Museum of the University of South Carolina from January to March 1992, and the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center, Wilberforce, Ohio, from April to June 1992.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-208) and index.
Contents Slavery in the American experience / Drew Gilpin Faust -- Plantation landscapes of the antebellum South / John Michael Vlach -- The world of the plantation slaves / Charles Joyner -- Female slaves in the plantation South / Deborah Gray White -- Black life in old South cities / David R. Goldfield -- The archaeology of slave life / Theresa A. Singleton.
Subject Slaves -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Exhibitions.
African Americans -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Exhibitions.
Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Slaves -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Exhibitions.
Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
African Americans -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Exhibitions.
Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 1775-1865 -- Exhibitions.
Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 1775-1865 -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Faust, Drew Gilpin.
Campbell, Edward D. C., 1946-
Rice, Kym S.
Museum of the Confederacy (Richmond, Va.)
McKissick Museum.
National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center (U.S.)
ISBN 0813913322 paperback

 
    
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