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The Resource Camp Nelson, Kentucky : a Civil War history, Richard D. Sears

Camp Nelson, Kentucky : a Civil War history, Richard D. Sears

Label
Camp Nelson, Kentucky : a Civil War history
Title
Camp Nelson, Kentucky
Title remainder
a Civil War history
Statement of responsibility
Richard D. Sears
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Camp Nelson, Kentucky, was designed in 1863 as a military supply depot for the Union Army. Later it became one of the country's most important recruiting stations and training camps for black soldiers and Kentucky's chief center for issuing emancipation papers to former slaves. Richard D. Sears tells the story of the rise and fall of the camp through the shifting perspective of a changing cast of characters -- teachers, civilians, missionaries such as the Reverend John G. Fee, and fleeing slaves and enlisted blacks who describe their pitiless treatment at the hands of slave owners and Confeder
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sears, Richard D.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Camp Nelson (Ky.)
  • Kentucky
  • United States
  • Kentucky
  • United States
  • African American soldiers
  • Freedmen
  • Antislavery movements
  • Kentucky
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • African American soldiers
  • African Americans
  • Antislavery movements
  • Freedmen
  • Refugees
  • Kentucky
  • Kentucky
  • United States
  • Amerikaanse burgeroorlog
  • Soldaten
  • Negers
Label
Camp Nelson, Kentucky : a Civil War history, Richard D. Sears
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-379) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The establishment of Camp Nelson and the invasion of East Tennessee -- Black recruitment -- Soldiers, missionaries, refugees -- The expulsion -- The refugee home -- Administrative troubles and the Belle Mitchell Incident -- Closing the camp -- Claiming the remains
Control code
ocn606914560
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxxxiii, 401 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149523
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129cnt8
  • e90435e0-d4e9-4693-ae02-f5f440ef7219
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606914560
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Camp Nelson, Kentucky : a Civil War history, Richard D. Sears
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-379) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The establishment of Camp Nelson and the invasion of East Tennessee -- Black recruitment -- Soldiers, missionaries, refugees -- The expulsion -- The refugee home -- Administrative troubles and the Belle Mitchell Incident -- Closing the camp -- Claiming the remains
Control code
ocn606914560
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (lxxxiii, 401 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813149523
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt129cnt8
  • e90435e0-d4e9-4693-ae02-f5f440ef7219
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606914560
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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