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The Resource The Allstons of Chicora Wood : wealth, honor, and gentility in the South Carolina lowcountry, William Kauffman Scarborough, (electronic resource)

The Allstons of Chicora Wood : wealth, honor, and gentility in the South Carolina lowcountry, William Kauffman Scarborough, (electronic resource)

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The Allstons of Chicora Wood : wealth, honor, and gentility in the South Carolina lowcountry
Title
The Allstons of Chicora Wood
Title remainder
wealth, honor, and gentility in the South Carolina lowcountry
Statement of responsibility
William Kauffman Scarborough
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Scarborough, William Kauffman
Dewey number
975.7/03
LC call number
F273.A6
LC item number
S28 2011
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Allston, Robert F. W.
  • Alston family
  • Plantation life
  • Rice
  • South Carolina
  • Chicora Wood Plantation (S.C.)
Label
The Allstons of Chicora Wood : wealth, honor, and gentility in the South Carolina lowcountry, William Kauffman Scarborough, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The early years : West Point and return to Carolina -- Politics and marriage, 1828-1840 -- Constructing a plantation empire -- Church and school : Robert Allston's religious and educational contributions -- Politics and family : Senate president, the Nashville Convention, and Ben at West Point, 1840-1855 -- Governor and the approach of Armageddon, 1856-1861 -- War and defeat : the deaths of James L. Petigru and Robert F.W. Allston, 1861-1865 -- Postbellum travails : Adele's school, return to Chicora Wood, Bessie as woman rice planter -- Appendix A. The Allston and Petigru families -- Appendix B. The Allston plantations -- Appendix C. The public career of Robert F.W. Allston
  • The early years : West Point and return to Carolina -- Politics and marriage, 1828-1840 -- Constructing a plantation empire -- Church and school : Robert Allston's religious and educational contributions -- Politics and family : Senate president, the Nashville Convention, and Ben at West Point, 1840-1855 -- Governor and the approach of Armageddon, 1856-1861 -- War and defeat : the deaths of James L. Petigru and Robert F.W. Allston, 1861-1865 -- Postbellum travails : Adele's school, return to Chicora Wood, Bessie as woman rice planter -- Appendix A. The Allston and Petigru families -- Appendix B. The Allston plantations -- Appendix C. The public career of Robert F.W. Allston
  • The early years : West Point and return to Carolina -- Politics and marriage, 1828-1840 -- Constructing a plantation empire -- Church and school : Robert Allston's religious and educational contributions -- Politics and family : Senate president, the Nashville Convention, and Ben at West Point, 1840-1855 -- Governor and the approach of Armageddon, 1856-1861 -- War and defeat : the deaths of James L. Petigru and Robert F.W. Allston, 1861-1865 -- Postbellum travails : Adele's school, return to Chicora Wood, Bessie as woman rice planter -- Appendix A. The Allston and Petigru families -- Appendix B. The Allston plantations -- Appendix C. The public career of Robert F.W. Allston
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000572839
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 204 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780807138465
Isbn Type
(epub)
Lccn
2011010145
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000572839
Label
The Allstons of Chicora Wood : wealth, honor, and gentility in the South Carolina lowcountry, William Kauffman Scarborough, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The early years : West Point and return to Carolina -- Politics and marriage, 1828-1840 -- Constructing a plantation empire -- Church and school : Robert Allston's religious and educational contributions -- Politics and family : Senate president, the Nashville Convention, and Ben at West Point, 1840-1855 -- Governor and the approach of Armageddon, 1856-1861 -- War and defeat : the deaths of James L. Petigru and Robert F.W. Allston, 1861-1865 -- Postbellum travails : Adele's school, return to Chicora Wood, Bessie as woman rice planter -- Appendix A. The Allston and Petigru families -- Appendix B. The Allston plantations -- Appendix C. The public career of Robert F.W. Allston
  • The early years : West Point and return to Carolina -- Politics and marriage, 1828-1840 -- Constructing a plantation empire -- Church and school : Robert Allston's religious and educational contributions -- Politics and family : Senate president, the Nashville Convention, and Ben at West Point, 1840-1855 -- Governor and the approach of Armageddon, 1856-1861 -- War and defeat : the deaths of James L. Petigru and Robert F.W. Allston, 1861-1865 -- Postbellum travails : Adele's school, return to Chicora Wood, Bessie as woman rice planter -- Appendix A. The Allston and Petigru families -- Appendix B. The Allston plantations -- Appendix C. The public career of Robert F.W. Allston
  • The early years : West Point and return to Carolina -- Politics and marriage, 1828-1840 -- Constructing a plantation empire -- Church and school : Robert Allston's religious and educational contributions -- Politics and family : Senate president, the Nashville Convention, and Ben at West Point, 1840-1855 -- Governor and the approach of Armageddon, 1856-1861 -- War and defeat : the deaths of James L. Petigru and Robert F.W. Allston, 1861-1865 -- Postbellum travails : Adele's school, return to Chicora Wood, Bessie as woman rice planter -- Appendix A. The Allston and Petigru families -- Appendix B. The Allston plantations -- Appendix C. The public career of Robert F.W. Allston
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000572839
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 204 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780807138465
Isbn Type
(epub)
Lccn
2011010145
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000572839

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