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The Resource Back of the big house : the architecture of plantation slavery, John Michael Vlach

Back of the big house : the architecture of plantation slavery, John Michael Vlach

Label
Back of the big house : the architecture of plantation slavery
Title
Back of the big house
Title remainder
the architecture of plantation slavery
Statement of responsibility
John Michael Vlach
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Interviews with former slaves and photographs and architectural drawings present an idea of the role Blacks played in the antebellum South
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vlach, John Michael
Dewey number
975/.00496
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E443
LC item number
.V58 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Fred W. Morrison series in Southern studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slaves
  • Space (Architecture)
  • Vernacular architecture
  • Plantation life
  • Southern States
  • États-Unis (Sud)
Label
Back of the big house : the architecture of plantation slavery, John Michael Vlach
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780807820858.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-250) and index
Contents
The plantation landscape -- Big house quarters -- The yard -- Kitchens -- Smokehouses -- Outbuildings -- Barns and stables -- Production machinery and buildings -- Overseers' houses -- Buildings for slave welfare -- Quarters for field slaves -- Plantation landscape ensembels -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm26851074
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xviii, 258 p.
Isbn
9780807844120
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
92034579
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)26851074
Label
Back of the big house : the architecture of plantation slavery, John Michael Vlach
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780807820858.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-250) and index
Contents
The plantation landscape -- Big house quarters -- The yard -- Kitchens -- Smokehouses -- Outbuildings -- Barns and stables -- Production machinery and buildings -- Overseers' houses -- Buildings for slave welfare -- Quarters for field slaves -- Plantation landscape ensembels -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm26851074
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xviii, 258 p.
Isbn
9780807844120
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
92034579
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)26851074

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