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Author Faulkner, Carol.

Title Women's radical reconstruction : the freedmen's aid movement / Carol Faulkner.

Publication Info. Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  973.7 FAU    Check Shelf
Description 197 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Note Originally published: 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [152]-191) and index.
Contents Dependency, gender, and freedmen's aid during the Civil War -- The freedmen's aid movement reorganized -- Women and the American Freedmen's Union Commission -- Mothers of the race : Black women in the freedmen's aid movement -- The Freedmen's Bureau and material aid -- Land schemes -- Female employment agents and African American migration to the North -- The limits of women's radical reconstruction.
Subject Freed persons -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- History -- 1863-1877.
Women social reformers -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Chronological Term Geschichte 1800-1900.
1800 - 1899
ISBN 0812219708 (paperback)
9780812219708 (paperback)
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