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The Resource A fragile freedom : African American women and emancipation in the antebellum city, Erica Armstrong Dunbar

A fragile freedom : African American women and emancipation in the antebellum city, Erica Armstrong Dunbar

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A fragile freedom : African American women and emancipation in the antebellum city
Title
A fragile freedom
Title remainder
African American women and emancipation in the antebellum city
Statement of responsibility
Erica Armstrong Dunbar
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Language
eng
Summary
Chronicling the lives of African American women in the urban north of America (particularly Philadelphia) during the early years of the republic, 'A Fragile Freedom' investigates how they journeyed from enslavement to the precarious state of 'free persons' in the decades before the Civil War
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
Series statement
Society and the sexes in the modern world
A fragile freedom : African American women and emancipation in the antebellum city, Erica Armstrong Dunbar
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A fragile freedom : African American women and emancipation in the antebellum city, Erica Armstrong Dunbar
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1nq0q9
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file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-187) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and the "holy experiment" -- Maneuvering manumission in Philadelphia : African American women and indentured servitude -- Creating Black Philadelphia : African American women and their neighborhoods -- Voices from the margins : the Philadelphia female anti-slavery society, 1833-1840 -- Writing for womanhood : African American women and print culture -- A mental and moral feast : reading, writing, and sentimentality in Black Philadelphia
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Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 196 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282352353
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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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