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Finding Charity's folk : enslaved and free black women in Maryland / Jessica Millward.

Author/creator Millward, Jessica
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoAthens, Georgia : The University of Georgia Press, [2015].
Descriptionxxii, 130 pages 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Subject(s)
Series Race in the Atlantic world, 1700-1900
Contents Prologue: The ghosts of slavery -- Introduction. Moving freedom, shaping slavery: enslaved women in Charity Folks's Maryland -- Reproduction and motherhood in slavery, 1757-1830 -- Beyond Charity: petitions for freedom and the black woman's body politic, 1780-1858 -- Commodities and kin: gender and family networking for freedom, 1780-1860 -- Moving slavery, shaping freedom: households and the gendering of poverty in the nineteenth century -- Conclusion. Memorials and reparations by the living -- Epilogue.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2015023630
ISBN9780820331089 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN9780820348780 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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