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The Resource In old Virginia : slavery, farming, and society in the journal of John Walker, Claudia L. Bushman

In old Virginia : slavery, farming, and society in the journal of John Walker, Claudia L. Bushman

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In old Virginia : slavery, farming, and society in the journal of John Walker
Title
In old Virginia
Title remainder
slavery, farming, and society in the journal of John Walker
Statement of responsibility
Claudia L. Bushman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bushman, Claudia L
Dewey number
  • 975.5/103/092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
F232.T54
LC item number
B87 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1785-1867
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walker, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farmers
  • Country life
  • Agriculture
  • Slavery
  • Tidewater (Va. : Region)
  • Tidewater (Va. : Region)
  • Tidewater (Va. : Region)
Label
In old Virginia : slavery, farming, and society in the journal of John Walker, Claudia L. Bushman
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-281) and index
Contents
  • 3
  • Husbandry "began to plant corn"
  • 24
  • 4
  • Agriculture "an experiment to see which way will produce the best"
  • 41
  • 5
  • Economy "Income fell short this year $156.37 1/2"
  • 59
  • 6
  • Preface "in many respects a peculiar man"
  • Mastery "My Servant Jack ran away from me Wednesday"
  • 81
  • 7
  • Huswifery "the first piece of cloth woven here"
  • 98
  • 8
  • Community "the rich nabobs ... make us poor people give them ease"
  • 117
  • 9
  • Methodism "I am yet striving to get to glory"
  • ix
  • 134
  • 10
  • Medicine "he would have been dead before this but for the Tomsonian practice"
  • 151
  • 11
  • Legalities "But for my forgiving disposition I would sue indite and prosecute him again"
  • 167
  • 12
  • Locust Grove "the greatest crop of wheat ever made in Locust Grove."
  • 183
  • 1
  • 13
  • Twilight "thine poor insignificant helpless illiterate worm"
  • 198
  • 14
  • War "a most dreadfull and distressing afflicted state"
  • 214
  • 15
  • Conclusion "I am so reduced in circumstances"
  • 231
  • Appendix A
  • Introduction "I record this for the benifit of my children"
  • Genealogical Charts
  • 244
  • Appendix B
  • Slave Populations at Chatham Hill and Locust Grove
  • 248
  • 1
  • 2
  • Land and Family "writing off a kind of History of my ancestry"
  • 9
Control code
ocm45629771
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 292 p.
Isbn
9780801867255
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
00012803
System control number
(OCoLC)45629771
Label
In old Virginia : slavery, farming, and society in the journal of John Walker, Claudia L. Bushman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-281) and index
Contents
  • 3
  • Husbandry "began to plant corn"
  • 24
  • 4
  • Agriculture "an experiment to see which way will produce the best"
  • 41
  • 5
  • Economy "Income fell short this year $156.37 1/2"
  • 59
  • 6
  • Preface "in many respects a peculiar man"
  • Mastery "My Servant Jack ran away from me Wednesday"
  • 81
  • 7
  • Huswifery "the first piece of cloth woven here"
  • 98
  • 8
  • Community "the rich nabobs ... make us poor people give them ease"
  • 117
  • 9
  • Methodism "I am yet striving to get to glory"
  • ix
  • 134
  • 10
  • Medicine "he would have been dead before this but for the Tomsonian practice"
  • 151
  • 11
  • Legalities "But for my forgiving disposition I would sue indite and prosecute him again"
  • 167
  • 12
  • Locust Grove "the greatest crop of wheat ever made in Locust Grove."
  • 183
  • 1
  • 13
  • Twilight "thine poor insignificant helpless illiterate worm"
  • 198
  • 14
  • War "a most dreadfull and distressing afflicted state"
  • 214
  • 15
  • Conclusion "I am so reduced in circumstances"
  • 231
  • Appendix A
  • Introduction "I record this for the benifit of my children"
  • Genealogical Charts
  • 244
  • Appendix B
  • Slave Populations at Chatham Hill and Locust Grove
  • 248
  • 1
  • 2
  • Land and Family "writing off a kind of History of my ancestry"
  • 9
Control code
ocm45629771
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 292 p.
Isbn
9780801867255
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
00012803
System control number
(OCoLC)45629771

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