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The Resource The Clamorgans : one family's history of race in America, Julie Winch

The Clamorgans : one family's history of race in America, Julie Winch

Label
The Clamorgans : one family's history of race in America
Title
The Clamorgans
Title remainder
one family's history of race in America
Statement of responsibility
Julie Winch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of how the Clamorgan family influenced race issues in America, describing how Jacques Clamorgan bequeathed large land holdings to his mixed-race, illegitimate heirs, triggering more than two centuries of litigation
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winch, Julie
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F474.S29
LC item number
N4835 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clamorgan family
  • Clamorgan family
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Upper class families
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)
  • African Americans
  • Upper class
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)
Label
The Clamorgans : one family's history of race in America, Julie Winch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-402) and index
Contents
Sieur Jacques -- "Ester, a free woman of color" -- Natural children -- "In them days everything was free and easy" -- The aristocracy of color -- A settling of scores -- An independent man -- Thickets of the law -- The mathematics of race -- "Well known in Negro circles" -- Defining whiteness -- On the fringes -- Epilogue : Clamorgan Alley
Control code
671573399
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
416 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780809095179
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010043635
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)671573399
Label
The Clamorgans : one family's history of race in America, Julie Winch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-402) and index
Contents
Sieur Jacques -- "Ester, a free woman of color" -- Natural children -- "In them days everything was free and easy" -- The aristocracy of color -- A settling of scores -- An independent man -- Thickets of the law -- The mathematics of race -- "Well known in Negro circles" -- Defining whiteness -- On the fringes -- Epilogue : Clamorgan Alley
Control code
671573399
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
416 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780809095179
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010043635
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)671573399

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