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

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

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
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Williams, Heather Andrea
Dewey number
370/.89/96073075
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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  • 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 book)
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
Control code
ebr10355388
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Self-taught : African American education in slavery and freedom, Heather Andrea Williams, (electronic book)
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
Control code
ebr10355388
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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