Fathers of Conscience: Mixed-Race Inheritance in the

Bernie D. Jones Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.03 MB Downloadable formats: PDF John Brown is quickly tried and convicted of conspiracy to incite insurrection and treason against the state of Virginia. On February 3, President Lincoln meets with Alexander Stephens, Vice-President Confederate States, for a peace conference at Hampton Roads, Virginia. As usual, the Southern commander was confident of repulsing the enemy. Browne of Gloucester,...
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The Cotton Kingdom: a Traveller's Observations on Cotton and

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.47 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The British pulled back, and the crisis ended. The Georgetown Pike to Washington and the National Road to Baltimore both crossed the Monocacy River there as did the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. We must either submit to degradation and to the loss of property [i.e., slaves] worth four billions of money, or we must secede from the Union framed by our fathers to secure this as well as ...
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Political Abolitionism in Wisconsin: 1840-1861

Michael J McManus Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.58 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Nature, sympathy and unity of interest make them almost one. Alexander joined the 1st Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry. In 1832 he helped form the New England Antislavery Society. The Mecklenburg County, Virginia, Reports of Indigent Soldiers� Families, 1863-1864 is made up primarily of the reports of funds paid to soldiers� wives, widows and other family memb...
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Are We Not Sisters & Brothers?: Three Narratives of Slavery,

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.39 MB Downloadable formats: PDF After a successful start on the Peninsula that foretold an early end to the war, Northern morale was crushed by McClellan's retreat. In all, the Federals suffered 3,200 casualties, while the Confederates suffered a mere 1,000. He was the second African American (after Ralph Bunche) to receive the Nobel Peace Prize (in 1964). By contrast, Southerners described free labor as "greasy...
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From Whence Cometh My Help: The African American Community

Ethel Morgan Smith Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.66 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Also includes Sale�s diary from 4 May 1864 to 31 January 1865 and an obituary of Sale. In his proclamation, Lincoln also called on the freed slaves to "abstain from violence" and "labor faithfully for reasonable wages." Constitution of 1787 did not end slavery but only the overseas importation of slaves in 1808, their efforts, combined with the more diverse ec...
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Slavery North & West (Articles on American Slavery)

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.20 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Five dollars a head and mileage would be allowed such negro catchers. He adds that troops took blankets, linens, clothes, pots, kettles, ovens, silverware, pitchers, tumblers, books, and other items. Trains were more reliable and were faster than the riverboats. Crook has almost nothing to say about the pro-Union role of Prussia (which surely dissuaded Napoleon III from greater act...
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Freedpeople in the Tobacco South: Virginia, 1860-1900

Jeffrey R. Kerr-Ritchie Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.22 MB Downloadable formats: PDF By May 4, they occupied Yorktown, Virginia. During the war, the number increased to 5,000 or more per month.d There were around 200,000 Civil War desertions from the Union side and more than 120,000 from the Confederate ranks. The "For Teachers" links will help you extend this activity for your students. He later recalled: "I was disgusted... to find how ...
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A Journey In The Seaboard Slave States In The Years

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.53 MB Downloadable formats: PDF It's value lies more in what it represents and it's important place in Civil War era music. They will maintain, in the matter of manufactures, a competition that will destroy you. You can use PowerShow.com to find and download example online PowerPoint ppt presentations on just about any topic you can imagine so you can learn how to improve your own slides and presentations for fre...
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Parker Pillsbury: Radical Abolitionist, Male Feminist

Stacey M. Robertson Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.26 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Federals were repulsed with heavy losses by William Bates' division and failed in an attempt to break the railroad. As the country began expanding its territories, the states began forming alliances. Discrimination was still a problem but now occurred in economics (e.g. getting high paying jobs) rather than in public facilities. President Lincoln signs th...
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The Two Lives of Sally Miller: A Case of Mistaken Racial

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.82 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Angelina Grimke addresses the Massachusetts legislature concerning not only the abolition movement, but also the rights of women. Originally the facility had difficulties accommodating so many men and the necessary equipment, tents, and food to support them, but in a few weeks order was eventually established. After only four days of operation, the building was torched and never reb...
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