The Resource Self-taught : African American education in slavery and freedom, Heather Andrea Williams, (electronic resource)

Self-taught : African American education in slavery and freedom, Heather Andrea Williams, (electronic resource)

Label
Self-taught : African American education in slavery and freedom
Title
Self-taught
Title remainder
African American education in slavery and freedom
Statement of responsibility
Heather Andrea Williams
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Williams, Heather Andrea
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
LC2802.S9
LC item number
W55 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary
Series statement
The John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture
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  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Freedmen
  • Self-culture
  • Literacy
  • Education
  • Slavery
  • Southern States
Label
Self-taught : African American education in slavery and freedom, Heather Andrea Williams, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the author's dissertation (Yale University)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-285) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
In secret places : acquiring literacy in slave communities -- A coveted possession : literacy in the first days of freedom -- The men are actually clamoring for books : African American soldiers and the educational mission -- We must get education for ourselves and our children : advocacy for education -- We are striving to do business on our own hook : organizing schools on the ground -- We are laboring under many difficulties : African American teachers in freedpeople's schools -- A long and tedious road to travel for knowledge : textbooks and freedpeople's schools -- If anybody wants an education, it is me : students in freedpeople's schools -- First movings of the waters : the creation of common school systems for Black and White students -- Epilogue -- Appendix : African Americans, literacy, and the law in the antebellum South
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793526642
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10355388
Label
Self-taught : African American education in slavery and freedom, Heather Andrea Williams, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Based on the author's dissertation (Yale University)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-285) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
In secret places : acquiring literacy in slave communities -- A coveted possession : literacy in the first days of freedom -- The men are actually clamoring for books : African American soldiers and the educational mission -- We must get education for ourselves and our children : advocacy for education -- We are striving to do business on our own hook : organizing schools on the ground -- We are laboring under many difficulties : African American teachers in freedpeople's schools -- A long and tedious road to travel for knowledge : textbooks and freedpeople's schools -- If anybody wants an education, it is me : students in freedpeople's schools -- First movings of the waters : the creation of common school systems for Black and White students -- Epilogue -- Appendix : African Americans, literacy, and the law in the antebellum South
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793526642
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10355388

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