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Freedom Colonies: Independent Black Texans in the Time of Jim Crow / Edition 1
     

Freedom Colonies: Independent Black Texans in the Time of Jim Crow / Edition 1

by Thad Sitton, Richard Orton, James H. Conrad
 

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ISBN-10: 0292706421

ISBN-13: 9780292706422

Pub. Date: 03/01/2005

Publisher: University of Texas Press

An authoritative text and historical and contemporary photographs that bring independent African American communities out of the shadows of history.

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An authoritative text and historical and contemporary photographs that bring independent African American communities out of the shadows of history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292706422
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
03/01/2005
Series:
Jack and Doris Smothers Series in Texas History, Life, and Culture , #15
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
258
Sales rank:
1,389,539
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. A Terrible Freedom
3. Making Do, Getting By
4. Saturday Nights and Sunday Mornings
5. School Days
6. Working for the Man
7. Decline and Remembrance
Appendix: Freedmen's Settlements and Other Rural African American Landowner Communities, by County
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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