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Before freedom came African-American life in the antebellum South : to accompany an exhibition organized by the Museum of the Confederacy

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Published by The Museum, University Press of Virginia in Richmond, Charlottesville .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Southern States

Subjects:

  • Slaves -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Exhibitions.,
  • African Americans -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- Exhibitions.,
  • Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.,
  • Southern States -- Social life and customs -- 1775-1865 -- Exhibitions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Edward D.C. Campbell, Jr., with Kym S. Rice ; essays by Drew Gilpin Faust ... [et al.].
GenreExhibitions.
ContributionsCampbell, Edward D. C., 1946-, Rice, Kym S., Faust, Drew Gilpin., Museum of the Confederacy (Richmond, Va.), McKissick Museum., National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE443 .B44 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 219 p. :
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1536329M
ISBN 100813913322
LC Control Number91014386

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