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The Resource The Confederados : Old South Immigrants in Brazil

The Confederados : Old South Immigrants in Brazil

Label
The Confederados : Old South Immigrants in Brazil
Title
The Confederados
Title remainder
Old South Immigrants in Brazil
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays--which also includes a previously unpublished narrative by an original settler-- examines the fascinating experiences of southern Confederate exiles in Brazil and their continuing legacy. During the late 1860s Southerners dissatisfied with the outcome of the Civil War and fearful of the extent of Union reprisals migrated to Brazil to build a new life for themselves. The Confederados--the great majority from Alabama and Texas--began a century-long adventure to establish a new homeland and to preserve important elements of their Old South heritage. For more than a hundre
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Dawsey, Cyrus B
Dewey number
981/.00413
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2659.A5
LC item number
.C66 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Dawsey, James M
  • Montgomery, Michael B
  • Flynt, Wayne
  • Dawson, John
  • Melo, Cecil Ataide
  • Weisbrod, Elizabeth
  • Harter, Eugene C
  • Gravois, James M
  • Jarnagin, Laura
  • Griggs, William C
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American Confederate voluntary exiles
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • Brazil
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • American Confederate voluntary exiles
  • Immigrants
  • Refugees
  • Brazil
  • United States
Label
The Confederados : Old South Immigrants in Brazil
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword (Michael L. Conniff); Introduction: The Confederados (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); One. Leaving The Context of the Southern Emigration to Brazil (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); Two. The Journey The Sarah Bellona Smith Ferguson Narrative (Edited by Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); Three. Settling: Migration of the McMullan Colonists and Evolution of the Colonies in Brazil (William C. Griggs); Four. Fitting In: Relocating Family and Capital within the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic World Economy: The Brazilian Connection (Laura Jarnagin)
  • Five. The Heritage: The Confederados' Contributions to Brazilian Agriculture, Religion, and Education (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey)Six. The Baptists: Southern Religion and Émigrés to Brazil, 1865-1885 (Wayne Flynt); Seven. The Methodists: The Southern Migrants and the Methodist Mission (James M. Dawsey); Eight. A Community Center: Evolution and Significance of the Campo Site in the Santa Bárbara Settlement Area (Cyrus B. Dawsey); Nine. Constructing Identity: Defining the American Descendants in Brazil (John C. Dawsey)
  • Ten. The Language: The Preservation of Southern Speech among the Colonists (Michael B. Montgomery and Cecil Ataide Melo)Eleven. Conclusions: Currents in Confederado Research (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); Postscript: Reflections of a Confederado (Eugene C. Harter); Notes; Annotated Bibliography (James M. Gravois and Elizabeth J. Weisbrod); Contributors; Index
Control code
898770431
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817389024
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898770431
Label
The Confederados : Old South Immigrants in Brazil
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword (Michael L. Conniff); Introduction: The Confederados (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); One. Leaving The Context of the Southern Emigration to Brazil (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); Two. The Journey The Sarah Bellona Smith Ferguson Narrative (Edited by Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); Three. Settling: Migration of the McMullan Colonists and Evolution of the Colonies in Brazil (William C. Griggs); Four. Fitting In: Relocating Family and Capital within the Nineteenth-Century Atlantic World Economy: The Brazilian Connection (Laura Jarnagin)
  • Five. The Heritage: The Confederados' Contributions to Brazilian Agriculture, Religion, and Education (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey)Six. The Baptists: Southern Religion and Émigrés to Brazil, 1865-1885 (Wayne Flynt); Seven. The Methodists: The Southern Migrants and the Methodist Mission (James M. Dawsey); Eight. A Community Center: Evolution and Significance of the Campo Site in the Santa Bárbara Settlement Area (Cyrus B. Dawsey); Nine. Constructing Identity: Defining the American Descendants in Brazil (John C. Dawsey)
  • Ten. The Language: The Preservation of Southern Speech among the Colonists (Michael B. Montgomery and Cecil Ataide Melo)Eleven. Conclusions: Currents in Confederado Research (Cyrus B. Dawsey and James M. Dawsey); Postscript: Reflections of a Confederado (Eugene C. Harter); Notes; Annotated Bibliography (James M. Gravois and Elizabeth J. Weisbrod); Contributors; Index
Control code
898770431
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817389024
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898770431

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