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Author Gerzina, Gretchen.

Title Mr. and Mrs. Prince : how an extraordinary eighteenth-century family moved out of slavery and into legend / Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina ; researched with Anthony Gerzina.

Publication Info. New York : Amistad, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  973.0496 GER    AVAILABLE
 Yorkville PL Adult Non-Fiction - YKBB-4  973.0496 GER    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 256 pages : illustrations, maps, genealogical table ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-245) and index.
Contents The attack -- Bijah's life with the Doolittles -- Bijah goes to war -- The Negro network -- Lucy enters -- Lucy grows up -- Courtship and marriage -- Daily life -- Getting to Guilford -- Battles on the home front -- Lucy goes to court -- Bijah's last years -- Betrayed -- The Negro house -- A tale of two couples.
Subject Prince, Lucy Terry, approximately 1730-1821.
Prince, Abijah, 1705 or 1706-1794.
Freedmen -- New England -- History -- 18th century -- Biography.
African Americans -- New England -- History -- 18th century -- Biography.
ISBN 9780060510732

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