The Resource Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers

Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers

Label
Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston
Title
Forging freedom
Title remainder
Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston
Statement of responsibility
Amrita Chakrabarti Myers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Amrita Chakrabarti
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Gender and American culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Freedmen
  • Freedmen
  • Charleston (S.C.)
  • Charleston (S.C.)
  • Charleston (S.C.)
Label
Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
©2019 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Imagining freedom in the slave South -- City of contrasts: Charleston before the Civil War -- A way out of no way: Black women and manumission -- To survive and thrive: race, sex, and waged labor in the city -- The currency of citizenship: property ownership and Black female freedom -- A tale of two women: the lives of Cecille Cogdell and Sarah Sanders -- A fragile freedom: the story of Margaret Bettingall and her daughters -- Epilogue. The continuing search for freedom
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 267 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
portraits, illustration, map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Forging freedom : Black women and the pursuit of liberty in antebellum Charleston, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers
Publication
Distribution
Note
©2019 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-320) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Imagining freedom in the slave South -- City of contrasts: Charleston before the Civil War -- A way out of no way: Black women and manumission -- To survive and thrive: race, sex, and waged labor in the city -- The currency of citizenship: property ownership and Black female freedom -- A tale of two women: the lives of Cecille Cogdell and Sarah Sanders -- A fragile freedom: the story of Margaret Bettingall and her daughters -- Epilogue. The continuing search for freedom
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 267 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
portraits, illustration, map
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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