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The Freedmen's Bureau and Reconstruction [electronic resource] / [edited by] Paul A. Cimbala and Randall M. Miller.

Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
New York : Fordham University Press, 1999.
Series:
Reconstructing America (Series) ; no. 4.
Reconstructing America ; no. 4
Format/Description:
Book
xxxii, 363 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1877.
Reconstruction -- Southern States.
Freedmen -- Southern States.
Southern States -- History -- 1865-1877.
African Americans -- History -- 1863-1877.
Southern States -- Race relations.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents:
Introduction. The Freedmen's Bureau and Reconstruction : an overview / Randall M. Miller
Ulysses S. Grant and the Freedmen's Bureau / Brooks D. Simpson
Andrew Johnson and the Freedmen's Bureau / Hans L. Trefousse
Emancipation and military pacification : the Freedmen's Bureau and social control in Alabama / Michael W. Fitzgerald
"One of the most appreciated labors of the Bureau" : The Freedmen's Bureau and the Southern Homestead Act / Michael L. Lanza
The personnel of the Freedmen's Bureau in Arkansas / Randy Finley
Architects of a benevolent empire : the relationship between the American Missionary Association and the Freedmen's Bureau in Virginia, 1865-1872 / E. Allen Richardson
"Une chimère" : the Freedmen's Bureau in Creole New Orleans / Caryn Cossé Bell
"Because they are women" : gender and the Virginia Freedmen's Bureau's "War on dependency" / Mary J. Farmer
The Freedmen's Bureau and wage labor in the Louisiana sugar region / John C. Rodrigue
"A full-fledged government of men" : Freedmen's Bureau labor policy in South Carolina, 1865-1868 / James D. Schmidt
"To enslave the rising generation" : the Freedmen's Bureau and the Texas Black Code / Barry A. Crouch
Land, lumber, and learning : the Freedmen's Bureau, education and the Black community in post-emancipation Maryland / Richard Paul Fuke
Reconstruction's allies : the relationship of the Freedmen's Bureau and the Georgia freedmen
Afterword / James M. McPherson.
Notes:
Includes index.
Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Cimbala, Paul A. (Paul Alan), 1951-
Miller, Randall M.
NetLibrary, Inc.
ISBN:
0585171300 (electronic bk.)
9780585171302 (electronic bk.)
OCLC:
44965591
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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