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The Resource My life in the South, By Jacob Stroyer, (electronic resource)

My life in the South, By Jacob Stroyer, (electronic resource)

Label
My life in the South
Title
My life in the South
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By Jacob Stroyer
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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CaPaEBR
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1849-1908
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Stroyer, Jacob
LC call number
E444
LC item number
.S92 2001eb
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ebrary, Inc
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Slavery
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MY LIFE IN THE SOUTH is Jacob Stroyer's absorbing first person account of his experiences of life as a slave. Jacob Stroyer was born into slavery in 1849 on a large plantation in South Carolina. In 1864 after the Civil War ended, Stroyer moved north and became an African Methodist Episcopal minister in Salem Massachusetts. Originally published in 1879, Stroyer's records his memories of his life in the south. While he describes his experiences and the burdens of life as a slave along with the severity of the discipline on a plantation, he also includes some of the customs of both slaves and their owners.This new and enlarged edition was printed in 1885 and is considered a valuable resource for all ages
Label
My life in the South, By Jacob Stroyer, (electronic resource)
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Note
  • "The autobiography of an emancipated slave, born and raised on an extensive plantation in central South Carolina."--Introd
  • "As published in 1885."
  • Originally published: My life in the South. Salem: Salem Observer Book and Job Print, 1889
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000344859
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unknown
Isbn
9781582187198
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000344859
Label
My life in the South, By Jacob Stroyer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "The autobiography of an emancipated slave, born and raised on an extensive plantation in central South Carolina."--Introd
  • "As published in 1885."
  • Originally published: My life in the South. Salem: Salem Observer Book and Job Print, 1889
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000344859
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781582187198
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000344859

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