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Author Von Daacke, Kirt, 1968-
Title Freedom has a face : race, identity, and community in Jefferson's Virginia / Kirt von Daacke.
Published Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2012.
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 Floor2  F232.A3 V66 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 269 pages : map ; 25 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Carter G. Woodson Institute series
Carter G. Woodson Institute series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-258) and index.
Contents The right hand men of the revolution : Albemarle's free black war veterans -- Children of the revolution : post-war free black families, property, and community -- Good blacks and useful men : reputation and free black mobility -- "I'll show you what a free Negro is" : black-on-white violence in Albemarle -- Bawdy houses and women of ill fame : free black women, prostitution, and family -- An easy morality : community knowledge of interracial sex.
Subject Free African Americans -- Virginia -- Albemarle County -- History -- 19th century.
Free African Americans -- Virginia -- Albemarle County -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Albemarle County (Va.) -- Race relations.
Albemarle County (Va.) -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 0813933099 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813933092 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813933108 (e-book)
0813933102 (e-book)
9780813933108 (e-book)
OCLC number 780288772