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The Resource "Go down, Old Hannah" : the living history of African American Texans, Naomi Mitchell Carrier ; foreword by John E. Fleming

"Go down, Old Hannah" : the living history of African American Texans, Naomi Mitchell Carrier ; foreword by John E. Fleming

Label
"Go down, Old Hannah" : the living history of African American Texans
Title
"Go down, Old Hannah"
Title remainder
the living history of African American Texans
Statement of responsibility
Naomi Mitchell Carrier ; foreword by John E. Fleming
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The fifteen living history plays in this collection were commissioned by museums and historic sites in Texas to show the interdependence of African American experiences with and contributions to the living history of Texas
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
812/.6
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.A77447
LC item number
G6 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Jack and Doris Smothers series in Texas history, life, and culture
Series volume
no. 25
Label
"Go down, Old Hannah" : the living history of African American Texans, Naomi Mitchell Carrier ; foreword by John E. Fleming
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-319)
Contents
Introduction -- Celebrations. Overview ; Jumpin' Juba : Uncle Bubba and Mammy Bell jump de broom ; Christmas at Varner-Hogg : Patton Plantation memories -- Family breakup. Overview ; Arcy makes room for Judith Martin : the breakup of a slave family ; A little slave for sale--cheap! ; Sweet by and by : Barrington Farm chronicle -- Running away. Overview ; Arcy attempts escape ; Fugitives of passion : on the Texas Underground Railroad to Mexico -- Battles. Overview ; Hell or high water : Brit Bailey heads off Stephen F. Austin ; Still am a'risin' : the Battle of Velasco and the vigil at Bolivar -- Civil war. Overview ; Plantation Liendo : Civil War reenactment ; Cane Cutter country : the saga of the Lake Jackson Plantation -- Emancipation. Overview ; Slav'ry chain done broke at las' ; Porch politics : Sam Houston style -- Reconstruction. Overview ; Social politics in Victorian Texas : a living history interpretation of African Americans and their responsibilities ; Juneteenth at the George Ranch -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Lesson plans and additional resources -- Crossword puzzle answer keys
Control code
318672959
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 319 p.
Isbn
9780292722422
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009015672
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)318672959
Label
"Go down, Old Hannah" : the living history of African American Texans, Naomi Mitchell Carrier ; foreword by John E. Fleming
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-319)
Contents
Introduction -- Celebrations. Overview ; Jumpin' Juba : Uncle Bubba and Mammy Bell jump de broom ; Christmas at Varner-Hogg : Patton Plantation memories -- Family breakup. Overview ; Arcy makes room for Judith Martin : the breakup of a slave family ; A little slave for sale--cheap! ; Sweet by and by : Barrington Farm chronicle -- Running away. Overview ; Arcy attempts escape ; Fugitives of passion : on the Texas Underground Railroad to Mexico -- Battles. Overview ; Hell or high water : Brit Bailey heads off Stephen F. Austin ; Still am a'risin' : the Battle of Velasco and the vigil at Bolivar -- Civil war. Overview ; Plantation Liendo : Civil War reenactment ; Cane Cutter country : the saga of the Lake Jackson Plantation -- Emancipation. Overview ; Slav'ry chain done broke at las' ; Porch politics : Sam Houston style -- Reconstruction. Overview ; Social politics in Victorian Texas : a living history interpretation of African Americans and their responsibilities ; Juneteenth at the George Ranch -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Lesson plans and additional resources -- Crossword puzzle answer keys
Control code
318672959
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 319 p.
Isbn
9780292722422
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009015672
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)318672959

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