A History of Blacks in Kentucky: From Slavery to Segregation, 1760-1891 / Edition 2

A History of Blacks in Kentucky: From Slavery to Segregation, 1760-1891 / Edition 2

by Marion B. Lucas
     
 

ISBN-10: 0916968324

ISBN-13: 9780916968328

Pub. Date: 06/28/2003

Publisher: Kentucky Historical Society

A History of Blacks in Kentucky traces the role of blacks from the early exploration and settlement of Kentucky to 1891, when African Americans gained freedom only to be faced with a segregated society. Making extensive use of numerous primary sources such as slave diaries, Freedmen's Bureau records, church minutes, and collections of personalpapers, the

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A History of Blacks in Kentucky traces the role of blacks from the early exploration and settlement of Kentucky to 1891, when African Americans gained freedom only to be faced with a segregated society. Making extensive use of numerous primary sources such as slave diaries, Freedmen's Bureau records, church minutes, and collections of personalpapers, the book tells the stories of individuals, their triumphs and tragedies, and their accomplishments in the face of adversity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780916968328
Publisher:
Kentucky Historical Society
Publication date:
06/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
456
Sales rank:
834,335
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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