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The Resource In the shadow of slavery : African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863, Leslie M. Harris

In the shadow of slavery : African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863, Leslie M. Harris

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In the shadow of slavery : African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863
Title
In the shadow of slavery
Title remainder
African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863
Statement of responsibility
Leslie M. Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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268525
Cataloging source
DLC
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1965-
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Harris, Leslie M
Dewey number
305.8960730747109
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Historical studies of urban America
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  • African Americans
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
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African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863
Label
In the shadow of slavery : African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863, Leslie M. Harris
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy034/2002027144.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-362) and index
Contents
Slavery in colonial New York -- The struggle against slavery in Revolutionary and early national New York -- Creating a free Black community in New York during the era of emancipation -- Free but unequal : the limits of emancipation -- Keeping body and soul together : charity workers and Black activism in post-emancipation New York City -- The long shadow of Southern slavery : radical abolitionists and Black political activism against slavery and racism -- "Pressing forward to greater perfection" : radical abolitionists, Black labor, and Black working-class activism after 1840 -- "Rulers of the Five Points" : Blacks, Irish immigrants, and amalgamation -- The failures of the city
Control code
ocm50143193
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 380 p.
Isbn
9780226317748
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002027144
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-7116
Label
In the shadow of slavery : African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863, Leslie M. Harris
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy034/2002027144.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-362) and index
Contents
Slavery in colonial New York -- The struggle against slavery in Revolutionary and early national New York -- Creating a free Black community in New York during the era of emancipation -- Free but unequal : the limits of emancipation -- Keeping body and soul together : charity workers and Black activism in post-emancipation New York City -- The long shadow of Southern slavery : radical abolitionists and Black political activism against slavery and racism -- "Pressing forward to greater perfection" : radical abolitionists, Black labor, and Black working-class activism after 1840 -- "Rulers of the Five Points" : Blacks, Irish immigrants, and amalgamation -- The failures of the city
Control code
ocm50143193
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 380 p.
Isbn
9780226317748
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002027144
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-7116

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