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To "joy my freedom

Southern Black women"s lives and labors after the Civil War

by Tera W. Hunter

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia,
  • Atlanta
    • Subjects:
    • African American women -- Employment -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 19th century,
    • African American women -- Employment -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 20th century,
    • African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 19th century,
    • African American women -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-295) and index.

      StatementTera W. Hunter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6057.5.U52 G45 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 311 p. :
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1010898M
      ISBN 100674893093
      LC Control Number96051473

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