The Resource In hope of liberty : culture, community, and protest among northern free Blacks, 1700-1860, James Oliver Horton, Lois E. Horton

In hope of liberty : culture, community, and protest among northern free Blacks, 1700-1860, James Oliver Horton, Lois E. Horton

Label
In hope of liberty : culture, community, and protest among northern free Blacks, 1700-1860
Title
In hope of liberty
Title remainder
culture, community, and protest among northern free Blacks, 1700-1860
Statement of responsibility
James Oliver Horton, Lois E. Horton
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Covering the colonial period to the Civil War and spanning all of the northern United States, this text documents the antebellum northern black experience. In examining churches, schools, music, living arrangements, occupations, even the underground railroad, it demonstrates the central role of the black community in successfully managing the tensions born of assimilation and cultural difference. In the process, it shows the extensive national contributions of northern blacks
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.H644 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
In hope of liberty : culture, community, and protest among northern free Blacks, 1700-1860, James Oliver Horton, Lois E. Horton
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-323) and index
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  • 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
Slavery and slave trading in the colonial north -- Culture, race, and class in the colonial north -- Revolution and the abolition of northern slavery -- A life in freedom : the evolution of family and household -- Coping with urban life : poverty, work, and regional differences -- Sustaining and serving the community : building institutions for social and spiritual welfare -- Culture, politics, and the issue of African-American identity -- Ambivalent identity : colonization and the question of emigration -- The growth of the antebellum antislavery movement -- The widening struggle, growing militancy, and the hope of liberty for all
Control code
ocm65185716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 340 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423760191
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25805241
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65185716
  • acls0195124650
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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