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The Resource The Cotton Kingdom : a traveller's observations on cotton and slavery in the American slave States. Based upon three former volumes of journeys and investigations by the same author, edited, with an introd., by Arthur M. Schlesinger

The Cotton Kingdom : a traveller's observations on cotton and slavery in the American slave States. Based upon three former volumes of journeys and investigations by the same author, edited, with an introd., by Arthur M. Schlesinger

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The Cotton Kingdom : a traveller's observations on cotton and slavery in the American slave States. Based upon three former volumes of journeys and investigations by the same author
Title
The Cotton Kingdom
Title remainder
a traveller's observations on cotton and slavery in the American slave States. Based upon three former volumes of journeys and investigations by the same author
Statement of responsibility
edited, with an introd., by Arthur M. Schlesinger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1822-1903
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olmsted, Frederick Law
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F213
LC item number
.O53 1953
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Cotton growing
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
Label
The Cotton Kingdom : a traveller's observations on cotton and slavery in the American slave States. Based upon three former volumes of journeys and investigations by the same author, edited, with an introd., by Arthur M. Schlesinger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 623-626
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The present crisis -- Washington -- Virginia -- The Economy of Virginia -- The Carolinas -- The rice district -- Alabama -- The lower Mississippi -- Cotton-planters. Red river -- South-western Louisiana and Eastern Texas -- A trip to Northern Mississippi -- The interior Cotton districts. Central Mississippi, Alabama, etc. -- The exceptional large planters -- Slavery in its property aspect. Moral and religious instruction of the slaves -- Slavery as a poor-law system -- Cotton supply and White labour in the cotton climate -- The condition and character of the privileged classes of the South -- The danger of South -- The condition of Virginia -- The slave trade in Virginia -- Cost of labour in the border states -- Statistics of the Georgia seaboard -- Olmsted on the Northern and Southern characters
Control code
477198
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
lxiii, 626, xvi pages
Lccn
52012193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)447805
Label
The Cotton Kingdom : a traveller's observations on cotton and slavery in the American slave States. Based upon three former volumes of journeys and investigations by the same author, edited, with an introd., by Arthur M. Schlesinger
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 623-626
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The present crisis -- Washington -- Virginia -- The Economy of Virginia -- The Carolinas -- The rice district -- Alabama -- The lower Mississippi -- Cotton-planters. Red river -- South-western Louisiana and Eastern Texas -- A trip to Northern Mississippi -- The interior Cotton districts. Central Mississippi, Alabama, etc. -- The exceptional large planters -- Slavery in its property aspect. Moral and religious instruction of the slaves -- Slavery as a poor-law system -- Cotton supply and White labour in the cotton climate -- The condition and character of the privileged classes of the South -- The danger of South -- The condition of Virginia -- The slave trade in Virginia -- Cost of labour in the border states -- Statistics of the Georgia seaboard -- Olmsted on the Northern and Southern characters
Control code
477198
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
lxiii, 626, xvi pages
Lccn
52012193
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimiles
System control number
(WaOLN)447805

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