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Labor and Landownership in Halifax County, Virginia, 1865-1880

Jones, Susannah Hopkins
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
Jones, Susannah Hopkins
Advisor
Gaston, Paul M
Abstract
This study of Halifax County, in the heart of the Virginia bright tobacco region, provides a glimpse of the change from slavery to sharecropping, the fate of the wealthy landed class, and the role of rural merchants between 1865 and 1880.
Language
English
Published
University of Virginia, Corcoran Department of History, MA (Master of Arts), 1980
Published Date
1980-05
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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