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The Resource Take care of the living : reconstructing Confederate veteran families in Virginia, Jeffrey W. McClurken

Take care of the living : reconstructing Confederate veteran families in Virginia, Jeffrey W. McClurken

Label
Take care of the living : reconstructing Confederate veteran families in Virginia
Title
Take care of the living
Title remainder
reconstructing Confederate veteran families in Virginia
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey W. McClurken
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using letters, diaries, church minutes, and military and state records, as well as close analysis of the entire 1860 and 1870 Pittsylvania County manuscript population census, McClurken explores the consequences of the war for over three thousand Confederate soldiers and their families. --from publisher description
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McClurken, Jeffrey W.
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
A nation divided
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Veterans' families
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Veterans' families
  • Veterans
  • Veterans
  • Pittsylvania County (Va.)
  • Danville (Va.)
  • Virginia
  • United States
Label
Take care of the living : reconstructing Confederate veteran families in Virginia, Jeffrey W. McClurken
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The war comes, 1860-1865 -- Loss and reconstruction: the impact of the Civil War on veteran families and their postwar rebuilding -- Local support from Baptist churches -- Appeals for local elite assistance: the case of William T. Sutherlin -- Veteran families, mental illness, and the state: dealing with the "blue devils" -- State aid for veteran families: artificial limbs, commutations, pensions, and confederate homes
Control code
ocn271105560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Isbn
9780813928135
Lccn
2008048718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Take care of the living : reconstructing Confederate veteran families in Virginia, Jeffrey W. McClurken
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The war comes, 1860-1865 -- Loss and reconstruction: the impact of the Civil War on veteran families and their postwar rebuilding -- Local support from Baptist churches -- Appeals for local elite assistance: the case of William T. Sutherlin -- Veteran families, mental illness, and the state: dealing with the "blue devils" -- State aid for veteran families: artificial limbs, commutations, pensions, and confederate homes
Control code
ocn271105560
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 239 p.
Isbn
9780813928135
Lccn
2008048718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map

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