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The Resource Voices of emancipation : understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files, edited by Elizabeth A. Regosin and Donald R. Shaffer

Voices of emancipation : understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files, edited by Elizabeth A. Regosin and Donald R. Shaffer

Label
Voices of emancipation : understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files
Title
Voices of emancipation
Title remainder
understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elizabeth A. Regosin and Donald R. Shaffer
Title variation
Understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book seeks to recover the lives and words of former slaves in detail by mining the case files of the U.S. Pension Bureau. These files contain first-hand perspective of slavery, emancipation, black military service, and freedom. It also explores the words of former slaves topically from recollections of slavery to life after emancipation
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.2
LC item number
.V65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Regosin, Elizabeth Ann
  • Shaffer, Donald Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • African American soldiers
  • African American sailors
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Voices of emancipation : understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files, edited by Elizabeth A. Regosin and Donald R. Shaffer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and emancipation -- Civil War -- Postwar patterns -- Marriage and family -- Appendix: Complete sample documents
Control code
ocn182552853
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 217 pages
Isbn
9780814775875
Lccn
2007045953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
973.0496073 V872 ; GE-G ; GE1305NYU JB ; GE1903RELABEL rs, RW.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 182552853
  • (OCoLC)182552853
Label
Voices of emancipation : understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files, edited by Elizabeth A. Regosin and Donald R. Shaffer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and emancipation -- Civil War -- Postwar patterns -- Marriage and family -- Appendix: Complete sample documents
Control code
ocn182552853
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 217 pages
Isbn
9780814775875
Lccn
2007045953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
973.0496073 V872 ; GE-G ; GE1305NYU JB ; GE1903RELABEL rs, RW.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 182552853
  • (OCoLC)182552853

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