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The Resource Help me to find my people : the African American search for family lost in slavery, by Heather Andrea Williams

Help me to find my people : the African American search for family lost in slavery, by Heather Andrea Williams

Label
Help me to find my people : the African American search for family lost in slavery
Title
Help me to find my people
Title remainder
the African American search for family lost in slavery
Statement of responsibility
by Heather Andrea Williams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Utilizes narratives, letters, interviews, public records, and diaries to explore the stories of separation of former slave families and their quest for reunification
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Heather Andrea
Dewey number
306.3/620973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E443
LC item number
.W63 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The John Hope Franklin series in African American history & culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • African American families
  • Slaves
Label
Help me to find my people : the African American search for family lost in slavery, by Heather Andrea Williams
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=42402
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-233) 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
Fine black boy for sale : separation and loss among enslaved children -- Let no man put asunder : separation of husbands and wives -- They may see their children again : white attitudes toward separation -- Blue glass beads tied in a rag of cotton cloth : the search for family during slavery -- Information wanted : the search for family after emancipation -- Happiness too deep for utterance : reunification of families -- Epilogue. Help me to find my people : genealogies of separation
Control code
ocn756594353
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
251 pages
Isbn
9780807835548
Lccn
2011050216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)756594353
Label
Help me to find my people : the African American search for family lost in slavery, by Heather Andrea Williams
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=42402
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-233) 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
Fine black boy for sale : separation and loss among enslaved children -- Let no man put asunder : separation of husbands and wives -- They may see their children again : white attitudes toward separation -- Blue glass beads tied in a rag of cotton cloth : the search for family during slavery -- Information wanted : the search for family after emancipation -- Happiness too deep for utterance : reunification of families -- Epilogue. Help me to find my people : genealogies of separation
Control code
ocn756594353
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
251 pages
Isbn
9780807835548
Lccn
2011050216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)756594353

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