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Can't Get There From Here : The Transition From Slavery to Freedom at Hickory Hill, 1850-1880

Michel, Gregg Laurence
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
Michel, Gregg Laurence
Advisor
Ayers, Edward
Abstract
The paper focuses on Hickory Hill, a wheat plantation in Virginia, and how the plantation copes with the transition from slavery to freedom. The significance of wheat in the Virginian economy made southern plantations remain as a critical part of the economy after the Civil War.
Language
English
Published
University of Virginia, Corcoran Department of History, MA (Master of Arts), 1989
Published Date
1989-08
Degree
MA (Master of Arts)
Notes
Digitization of this thesis was made possible by a generous grant from the Jefferson Trust, 2015.
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Libra ETD Repository
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