In my Father's house are many mansions : family and community in Edgefield, South Carolina /

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Author / Creator: Burton, Orville Vernon.
Format: Book
Language:English
Imprint: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1985]
Series:Fred W. Morrison series in Southern studies.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • I. Edgefield, South Carolina
  • 2. Edgefield from the White Perspective
  • 3. the White Family Andlb Antebellum Social Structure
  • 4. the Slave Family
  • 5. the Free Afro-American in Antebellum Edgefield
  • 6. the Culture of Postbellum Afro-American Family Life
  • 7. Black and White Postbellum Household and Family Structure
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix I. Methodology
  • Appendix 2. Occupational Groupings
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index