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The Resource Only the clothes on her back : clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States, Laura F. Edwards

Only the clothes on her back : clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States, Laura F. Edwards

Label
Only the clothes on her back : clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States
Title
Only the clothes on her back
Title remainder
clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States
Statement of responsibility
Laura F. Edwards
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Only the Clothes on Her Back' illuminates the ways in which women, men of colour, and poor people used textiles as a form of property that enabled them to gain access the legal system and to exercise political power
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Edwards, Laura F
Dewey number
342.7308509034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Specialized
LC call number
KF4755
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Property
  • Textile fabrics
  • Textile industry
  • Women
  • African Americans
  • Poor laws
  • Law
  • Equality before the law
Target audience
specialized
Label
Only the clothes on her back : clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States, Laura F. Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Also issued in print: 2022
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0002677090
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780197568606
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour).
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Only the clothes on her back : clothing and the hidden history of power in the nineteenth-century United States, Laura F. Edwards
Publication
Note
Also issued in print: 2022
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
EDZ0002677090
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780197568606
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour).
Specific material designation
remote

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