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The Resource Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau : race, gender, and public policy in the age of emancipation, Mary Farmer-Kaiser

Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau : race, gender, and public policy in the age of emancipation, Mary Farmer-Kaiser

Label
Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau : race, gender, and public policy in the age of emancipation
Title
Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau
Title remainder
race, gender, and public policy in the age of emancipation
Statement of responsibility
Mary Farmer-Kaiser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Established in early 1865, the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands - more commonly known as 'the Freedmen's Bureau' - assumed the task of overseeing the transition from slavery to freedom in the post-Civil War South. This book explains fully the Bureau's relationships with freedwomen, freedmen and black communities
Member of
Cataloging source
SNK
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Farmer-Kaiser, Mary
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Reconstructing America
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  • United States
  • United States
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • HISTORY
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Social aspects
  • Southern States
  • United States
Label
Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau : race, gender, and public policy in the age of emancipation, Mary Farmer-Kaiser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: "a long time in want of a bureau"
  • That the freed-women ... may rise to the dignity and glory of true womanhood : the men, purpose, and gendered freedom of the Freedmen's Bureau
  • A weight of circumstances like millstones about their necks to drag and keep them down : freedwomen, federal relief, and the Freedmen's Bureau
  • The women are the controlling spirits : freedwomen, free labor, and the Freedmen's Bureau
  • To put forth almost superhuman efforts to regain their children : freedwomen, parental rights, and the Freedmen's Bureau
  • Strict justice for every man, woman, and child : gender, justice, and the Freedman's Bureau
Control code
ocn712990680
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823234943
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/ctt132jt9n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712990680
Label
Freedwomen and the Freedmen's Bureau : race, gender, and public policy in the age of emancipation, Mary Farmer-Kaiser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: "a long time in want of a bureau"
  • That the freed-women ... may rise to the dignity and glory of true womanhood : the men, purpose, and gendered freedom of the Freedmen's Bureau
  • A weight of circumstances like millstones about their necks to drag and keep them down : freedwomen, federal relief, and the Freedmen's Bureau
  • The women are the controlling spirits : freedwomen, free labor, and the Freedmen's Bureau
  • To put forth almost superhuman efforts to regain their children : freedwomen, parental rights, and the Freedmen's Bureau
  • Strict justice for every man, woman, and child : gender, justice, and the Freedman's Bureau
Control code
ocn712990680
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823234943
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/ctt132jt9n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)712990680

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