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The Resource And grace will lead me home : African American freedmen communities of Austin, Texas, 1865-1928, Michelle M. Mears

And grace will lead me home : African American freedmen communities of Austin, Texas, 1865-1928, Michelle M. Mears

Label
And grace will lead me home : African American freedmen communities of Austin, Texas, 1865-1928
Title
And grace will lead me home
Title remainder
African American freedmen communities of Austin, Texas, 1865-1928
Statement of responsibility
Michelle M. Mears
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Focuses on the history of black freedmen communities in Austin, Texas, from 1865 to 1928. After emancipation at least fifteen freedmen communities formed in Austin and nearby rural settlements, disappearing by 1928. Covers the births and deaths of these communities; also describes the lives of those who lived there"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/3100496073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F394.A99
LC item number
N465 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
And grace will lead me home : African American freedmen communities of Austin, Texas, 1865-1928, Michelle M. Mears
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-222) and index
Contents
The birth of Austin's urban freedmen communities -- Rural freedmen settlements near Austin -- The essentials of life in Austin's freedmen communities -- Freedmen culture and the amenities of life -- The demise of Austin's freedmen communities
Control code
299281429
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 233 p.
Isbn
9780896726543
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009001838
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)299281429
Label
And grace will lead me home : African American freedmen communities of Austin, Texas, 1865-1928, Michelle M. Mears
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-222) and index
Contents
The birth of Austin's urban freedmen communities -- Rural freedmen settlements near Austin -- The essentials of life in Austin's freedmen communities -- Freedmen culture and the amenities of life -- The demise of Austin's freedmen communities
Control code
299281429
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 233 p.
Isbn
9780896726543
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009001838
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)299281429

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