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The Resource A hard fight for we : women's transition from slavery to freedom in South Carolina, Leslie A. Schwalm

A hard fight for we : women's transition from slavery to freedom in South Carolina, Leslie A. Schwalm

Label
A hard fight for we : women's transition from slavery to freedom in South Carolina
Title
A hard fight for we
Title remainder
women's transition from slavery to freedom in South Carolina
Statement of responsibility
Leslie A. Schwalm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwalm, Leslie A.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E445.S7
LC item number
S39 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women in American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women slaves
  • Plantation life
  • Slaves
  • African American women
  • South Carolina
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Label
A hard fight for we : women's transition from slavery to freedom in South Carolina, Leslie A. Schwalm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-382) and index
Contents
"Women always did this work" : slave women and plantation labor -- "Ties to bind them all together" : the social and reproductive labor of slave women -- "A hard fight for we" : slave women and the Civil War -- "Without mercy" : the end of war and the final destruction of lowcountry slavery -- "The simple act of emancipation : the first year of freedom -- "In their own way" -- women and work in the postbellum South -- "And so to establish family relations" : race, gender, and family in the postbellum crisis of free labor
Control code
35808344
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 394 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780252066306
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96045866
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
A hard fight for we : women's transition from slavery to freedom in South Carolina, Leslie A. Schwalm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-382) and index
Contents
"Women always did this work" : slave women and plantation labor -- "Ties to bind them all together" : the social and reproductive labor of slave women -- "A hard fight for we" : slave women and the Civil War -- "Without mercy" : the end of war and the final destruction of lowcountry slavery -- "The simple act of emancipation : the first year of freedom -- "In their own way" -- women and work in the postbellum South -- "And so to establish family relations" : race, gender, and family in the postbellum crisis of free labor
Control code
35808344
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 394 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780252066306
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96045866
Other physical details
ill., map

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