The Resource Blacks, carpetbaggers, and scalawags : the constitutional conventions of radical Reconstruction, Richard L. Hume and Jerry B. Gough

Blacks, carpetbaggers, and scalawags : the constitutional conventions of radical Reconstruction, Richard L. Hume and Jerry B. Gough

Label
Blacks, carpetbaggers, and scalawags : the constitutional conventions of radical Reconstruction
Title
Blacks, carpetbaggers, and scalawags
Title remainder
the constitutional conventions of radical Reconstruction
Statement of responsibility
Richard L. Hume and Jerry B. Gough
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
After the Civil War, Congress required ten former Confederate states to rewrite their constitutions before they could be readmitted to the Union. An electorate composed of newly enfranchised former slaves, native southern whites (minus significant numbers of disenfranchised former Confederate officials), and a small contingent of "carpetbaggers," or outside whites, sent delegates to ten constitutional conventions. Derogatorily labeled "black and tan" by their detractors, these assemblies wrote constitutions and submitted them to Congress and to the voters in their respectiv
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
320.97509/034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E668
LC item number
.H95 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Blacks, carpetbaggers, and scalawags : the constitutional conventions of radical Reconstruction, Richard L. Hume and Jerry B. Gough
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-508) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; 1. A TREMENDOUS AND SEARCHING SOCIAL REVOLUTION; 2. DELEGATES AND LEADERS; 3. VIRGINIA AND ARKANSAS Victory from the Jaws of Defeat and Defeat from the Jaws of Victory; 4. ALABAMA AND MISSISSIPPI Imposed Victory; 5. GEORGIA AND NORTH CAROLINA Governors Brown and Holden, Eminences Grises Right and Left; 6. LOUISIANA AND SOUTH CAROLINA Anomalous Stereotypes; 7. FLORIDA AND TEXAS Foreshadowing Failure; 8. SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS; Appendix A. Methodological Procedures: Delegate Information and Selection and Analysis of Votes
Control code
ocn299047008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 528 pages, [8] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807134702
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27376874
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299047008
  • pebcs0807134708

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