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Emilie Davis"s Civil War

Emilie Frances Davis

Emilie Davis"s Civil War

the diaries of a free Black woman in Philadelphia, 1863-1865

by Emilie Frances Davis

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race relations,
  • African American women,
  • Diaries,
  • Social conditions,
  • African Americans,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Judith Giesberg ; transcribed and annotated by the Memorable Days Project Editorial Team
    ContributionsGiesberg, Judith Ann, 1966- editor, Memorable Days Project Editorial Team
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF158.44 .D38 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 211 pages
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27166524M
    ISBN 10027106367X, 0271063688
    ISBN 109780271063676, 9780271063683
    LC Control Number2013049318
    OCLC/WorldCa868225013

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