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Title Voices of emancipation : understanding slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction through the U.S. Pension Bureau files / edited by Elizabeth A. Regosin and Donald R. Shaffer
Published New York : New York University Press, [2008]
©2008
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 217 pages) : illustrations
Contents Slavery and emancipation -- The Civil War -- Postwar patterns -- Marriage and family -- Appendix : complete sample documents
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-200) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject United States. Pension Bureau -- Records and correspondence.
African American sailors -- Pensions.
African American soldiers -- Pensions.
African Americans -- History -- 1863-1877 -- Sources.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Sources.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Sources.
Slavery -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States -- Sources.
United States -- Armed Forces -- African Americans -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans -- Sources.
Genre/Form History.
Records and correspondence.
Sources.
Personal correspondence.
Records (Documents)
Form Electronic book
Author Regosin, Elizabeth Ann.
Shaffer, Donald Robert.
ISBN 0814776264 (electronic bk.)
0814777341 (electronic bk.)
9780814776261 (electronic bk.)
9780814777343 (electronic bk.)
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