19 items
Slavery on the Periphery
The Kansas-Missouri Border in the Antebellum and Civil War Eras
Book - 2018
Johnson County, Kansas
A Pictorial History, 1825-2005
Book - 2006
The African-American Family in Slavery and Emancipation by Wilma A. Dunaway
Web Resource
This work was consulted for information on small-scale slaveholding, the freedman's bureau, how enslaver's profit-maximizing strategies increased the mortality rate of enslaved children, and freed people's continued struggles after emancipation. This work was consulted for information on small-scale slaveholding, the freedman's bureau, how enslaver's profit-maximizing strategies increased the mortality rate of enslaved children, and freed people's continued struggles after emancipation. Show less
The Souls of Womenfolk
The Religious Cultures of Enslaved Women in the Lower South
Book - 2021
Mastering Emotions: Feelings, Power, and Slavery in the United States by Erin Austin Dwyer
Web Resource
This work was consulted for information on freed people's reactions to and actions following emancipation. This work was consulted for information on freed people's reactions to and actions following emancipation. Show less
How the Word Is Passed
A Reckoning With the History of Slavery Across America
Book - 2021
Olathe’s Early African-American community
Web Resource
This article was consulted for information on Johnson County's early black residents. This article was consulted for information on Johnson County's early black residents. Show less
Kansas Legislature : An Act to Punish Offences Against Slave Property, 1855
Web Resource
This is a link to the full text of "An Act to Punish Offences Against Slave Property" and the source of the image in the first section of the article. This is a link to the full text of "An Act to Punish Offences Against Slave Property" and the source of the image in the first section of the article. Show less
Braxton Mitchell searching for his relatives including his mother Easter Mitchell
Web Resource
This is a link to the "information wanted" ad used in section third section of the article, and the source of the image and transcription used. This is a link to the "information wanted" ad used in section third section of the article, and the source of the image and transcription used. Show less
Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery
Web Resource
This is a link to an archive of "information wanted" ads placed by freedpeople, many of which have been transcribed. This is a link to an archive of "information wanted" ads placed by freedpeople, many of which have been transcribed. Show less
Help Me to Find My People
The African American Search for Family Lost in Slavery
Book - 2012
In-library use only at this time in some locations
Place hold
Bleeding Borders
Race, Gender, and Violence in Pre-Civil War Kansas
Book - 2009
In-library use only at this time in some locations
Place hold
Black Ghost of Empire
The Long Death of Slavery and the Failure of Emancipation
Book - 2022
River of Blood
American Slavery From the People Who Lived It : Interviews & Photographs of Formerly Enslaved African Americans / Edited by Richard Cahan and Michael Williams ; Foreword by Adam Green
Book - 2020
Go Down Moses
A Celebration of the African-American Spiritual
Book - 1998
They Were Her Property
White Women as Slave Owners in the American South
Book - 2019
The Murder of Thomas Johnson: Johnson County’s Controversial Namesake
Web Resource
This article is suggested further reading on Reverend Thomas Johnson and the violence that took place in this region during Bleeding Kansas and the Civil War. This article is suggested further reading on Reverend Thomas Johnson and the violence that took place in this region during Bleeding Kansas and the Civil War. Show less
From Exodusters to Suburban Insurgents
Web Resource
This article is suggested further reading on Johnson County's early black communities. This article is suggested further reading on Johnson County's early black communities. Show less
After Slavery, Searching For Loved Ones In Wanted Ads
Web Resource
This article is suggested further reading on the Information Wanted ads, and the Last Seen archive that is documenting them. This article is suggested further reading on the Information Wanted ads, and the Last Seen archive that is documenting them. Show less
Powered by BiblioCommons.
BiblioCore: app05 Version 9.9.0 Last updated 2022/08/11 13:44
[]
[]
To Top