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Almost free: a story about family and race in antebellum Virginia

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University of Georgia Press
Pub. Date:
[2012]
Language:
English
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In Almost Free, Eva Sheppard Wolf uses the story of Samuel Johnson, a free black man from Virginia attempting to free his family, to add detail and depth to our understanding of the lives of free blacks in the South.
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9780820332307
9780820343648
9780820332291
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Grouping Authoreva sheppard wolf
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2022-09-28 02:28:13AM
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Race in the Atlantic world 1700-1900
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African American families -- Virginia -- Fauquier County -- Social conditions -- 19th century
African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Virginia -- History -- 19th century
Biographies
Electronic books
Fauquier County (Va.) -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century
Fauquier County (Va.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century
Freed persons -- Virginia -- Fauquier County -- Biography
Freedmen -- Virginia -- Fauquier County -- Biography
Johnson, Samuel, -- 1775?-1842
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Virginia -- Fauquier County -- History -- 19th century
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