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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

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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
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Subject
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
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SNK
Illustrations
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Reconstructing America
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, Mary Farmer-Kaiser
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13wzz3s
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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
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 275 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823232130
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote

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