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The Resource Becoming free, remaining free : manumission and enslavement in New Orleans, 1846-1862, Judith Kelleher Schafer

Becoming free, remaining free : manumission and enslavement in New Orleans, 1846-1862, Judith Kelleher Schafer

Label
Becoming free, remaining free : manumission and enslavement in New Orleans, 1846-1862
Title
Becoming free, remaining free
Title remainder
manumission and enslavement in New Orleans, 1846-1862
Statement of responsibility
Judith Kelleher Schafer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schafer, Judith Kelleher
Dewey number
976.3/35
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F379.N59
LC item number
N445 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Free African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • New Orleans (La.)
Label
Becoming free, remaining free : manumission and enslavement in New Orleans, 1846-1862, Judith Kelleher Schafer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [167]-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Laws governing manumission, 1807-1857 -- Suing for freedom: slaves in transit -- "Voleur de negres": the strange career of Jean Charles David -- Contracting for freedom and self-purchase -- Freeing slaves by will -- Manumission in New Orleans, 1855-1857 -- The struggle to stay free -- Kidnapping free people of color -- Being in the state in contravention of the law -- Desperation and self-enslavement
Control code
ocm51297235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 204 pages
Isbn
9780807128800
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002156015
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 789101
  • (Sirsi) o51297235
Label
Becoming free, remaining free : manumission and enslavement in New Orleans, 1846-1862, Judith Kelleher Schafer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [167]-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Laws governing manumission, 1807-1857 -- Suing for freedom: slaves in transit -- "Voleur de negres": the strange career of Jean Charles David -- Contracting for freedom and self-purchase -- Freeing slaves by will -- Manumission in New Orleans, 1855-1857 -- The struggle to stay free -- Kidnapping free people of color -- Being in the state in contravention of the law -- Desperation and self-enslavement
Control code
ocm51297235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 204 pages
Isbn
9780807128800
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002156015
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 789101
  • (Sirsi) o51297235

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