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The Resource Slave trading in the Old South, introd. by Allan Nevins

Slave trading in the Old South, introd. by Allan Nevins

Label
Slave trading in the Old South
Title
Slave trading in the Old South
Statement of responsibility
introd. by Allan Nevins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through correspondence with people involved in the slave trade and interviews with former slaves, Bancroft exposed the commercial aspects of the American slave trade, including the breeding of slaves for future sale, the separation of slave families, the profitability of the trade, and the integration of slave traders into the highest ranks of southern society
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1860-1945
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bancroft, Frederic
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
American classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery
Label
Slave trading in the Old South, introd. by Allan Nevins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some phases of the background -- Early domestic slave-trading -- The District of Columbia, "The very seat and center" -- The importance of slave-rearing -- Virginia and the Richmond market -- Here and there in Maryland, Kentucky and Missouri -- Slave-hiring -- The height of the slave-trade in Charleston -- Dividing families and selling children separately, restrictions -- Savannah's leading trader and his largest sale -- Minor trading in the Carolinas, Georgia and Tennessee -- Memphis: the Boltons, the Forrests and others -- Various features of the interstate trade -- Some Alabama and Mississippi markets -- New Orleans, the mistress of the trade -- High prices and "the Negro-fever" -- The status of slave-trading -- Estimates as to numbers, transactions and value
Control code
877115
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 415 pages
Lccn
59010883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)320507
Label
Slave trading in the Old South, introd. by Allan Nevins
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some phases of the background -- Early domestic slave-trading -- The District of Columbia, "The very seat and center" -- The importance of slave-rearing -- Virginia and the Richmond market -- Here and there in Maryland, Kentucky and Missouri -- Slave-hiring -- The height of the slave-trade in Charleston -- Dividing families and selling children separately, restrictions -- Savannah's leading trader and his largest sale -- Minor trading in the Carolinas, Georgia and Tennessee -- Memphis: the Boltons, the Forrests and others -- Various features of the interstate trade -- Some Alabama and Mississippi markets -- New Orleans, the mistress of the trade -- High prices and "the Negro-fever" -- The status of slave-trading -- Estimates as to numbers, transactions and value
Control code
877115
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 415 pages
Lccn
59010883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)320507

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