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The Resource "Swing the sickle for the harvest is ripe" : gender and slavery in antebellum Georgia, Daina Ramey Berry

"Swing the sickle for the harvest is ripe" : gender and slavery in antebellum Georgia, Daina Ramey Berry

Label
"Swing the sickle for the harvest is ripe" : gender and slavery in antebellum Georgia
Title
"Swing the sickle for the harvest is ripe"
Title remainder
gender and slavery in antebellum Georgia
Statement of responsibility
Daina Ramey Berry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Berry, Daina Ramey
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women in American history
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  • Women slaves
  • Slaves
  • Sex role
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Community life
  • Community life
  • Wilkes County (Ga.)
  • Glynn County (Ga.)
Label
"Swing the sickle for the harvest is ripe" : gender and slavery in antebellum Georgia, Daina Ramey Berry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-217) and index
Contents
"I had to work hard, plow, and go and split wood jus' like a man" : skill, gender, and productivity in agricultural settings -- "Dey s'lected me out to be a housegirl" : the privileges and pain of nonagricultural labor -- "There sho' was a sight of us" : enslaved family and community rituals -- "O, I never has forgot dat last dinner wit my folks" : enslaved family and community realities -- "For the current year" : the informal economy and slave hiring
Control code
ocm77116813
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9780252077586
Lccn
2006100938
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
"Swing the sickle for the harvest is ripe" : gender and slavery in antebellum Georgia, Daina Ramey Berry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-217) and index
Contents
"I had to work hard, plow, and go and split wood jus' like a man" : skill, gender, and productivity in agricultural settings -- "Dey s'lected me out to be a housegirl" : the privileges and pain of nonagricultural labor -- "There sho' was a sight of us" : enslaved family and community rituals -- "O, I never has forgot dat last dinner wit my folks" : enslaved family and community realities -- "For the current year" : the informal economy and slave hiring
Control code
ocm77116813
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 p.
Isbn
9780252077586
Lccn
2006100938
Other physical details
ill., maps

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