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A tour of Reconstruction

Anna E. Dickinson

A tour of Reconstruction

travel letters of 1875

by Anna E. Dickinson

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • Sources,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Social conditions,
  • Travel,
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAnna Dickinson ; edited by J. Matthew Gallman
    SeriesNew directions in southern history, New directions in southern history
    ContributionsGallman, J. Matthew (James Matthew)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE668 .D547 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 177 p. :
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25121413M
    ISBN 100813134242, 0813134250
    ISBN 109780813134246, 9780813134253
    LC Control Number2011024138
    OCLC/WorldCa724674637

    Reconstruction is the name given to the period from when the former Confederacy rejoined the Union and the United States attempted to transform the South’s slave-based society into a democracy centered on male suffrage and wage labor. Philip Leigh is the author of a number of books, including Lee’s Lost Dispatch and Other Civil War Controversies and Trading with the Enemy: The Covert Economy During the American Civil to he was a regular contributor to the New York Times Disunion Series, which commemorated the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War. He has an engineering degree .

    Continue your tour at the Sea Islands, where an early draft of the Emancipation Proclamation was read on the John Joyner Smith your tour with a story about Robert Smalls, a slave born in Beaufort that achieved freedom and success. Enjoy learning about the Reconstruction of Beaufort on this 2-hour tour by van. Step back in time to during this 2-hour guided tour of Beaufort, South Carolina. Sit back and listen to the history of the Civil War Reconstruction, during a time when the Confederate states were reinstated back into the United States. Visit the Penn Center and Sea Islands as part of this historical tour.5/5(4).

    Blight charts the course by which Southerners waged a "propaganda war" for the memory of Reconstruction and the Civil War. This is a thoroughly researched study on the conscious struggle to control collective memory, one fought by both Blacks and whites, but ultimately won by whites until the Civil Rights Movement and many would argue, beyond. A popular print from was an allegory of Reconstruction. Combining patriotic and religious imagery, it depicted Americans rebuilding a pavilion representing the United States. Citizens replaced the foundations of slavery that formerly supported Southern states with new bases of justice and liberty. Scenes from American history, symbols of freedom, and portraits of .


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A tour of Reconstruction by Anna E. Dickinson Download PDF EPUB FB2

In A Tour of Reconstruction, editor J. Matthew Gallman compiles Dickinson's commentary and observations to provide an honest depiction of the postwar South from the perspective of an outspoken radical abolitionist. She documents the continuing effects of the Civil War on the places she visited, and true to her inquisitive spirit, questions the societal developments she.

In A Tour of Reconstruction, editor J. Matthew Gallman compiles Dickinson's commentary and observations to provide an honest depiction of the postwar South from the perspective of an outspoken radical abolitionist.

She documents the continuing effects of the Civil War A tour of Reconstruction book the places she visited, and true to her inquisitive spirit, questions the societal Cited by: 1. In A Tour of Reconstruction, editor J. Matthew Gallman compiles Dickinson's commentary and observations to provide an honest depiction of the postwar South from the perspective of an outspoken radical : The University Press of Kentucky.

A Tour A tour of Reconstruction book Reconstruction, punctuated with a wealth of historical observations and entertaining anecdotes, is the story of one woman's experiences in the postbellum South. SUBSCRIBE TODAY. Full access to this book and o more.

A Tour of Reconstruction: Travel Letters of edited by J. Matthew Gallman. The University Press of Kentucky, Cloth, ISBN: $ Anna Dickinson got right to the point during her travels through the South in In A Tour of Reconstruction, editor J.

Matthew Gallman compiles Dickinson's commentary and observations to provide an honest depiction of the postwar South from the perspective of an outspoken radical abolitionist. In A Tour of Reconstruction, editor J.

Matthew Gallman compiles Dickinson’s commentary and observations to provide an honest depiction of the postwar South from the perspective of an outspoken radical abolitionist.

Introduction (pp. ) In late Marchpopular orator Anna Dickinson set off from Washington, D.C., for an extended tour of the Reconstruction South. Dickinson was a professional public speaker who had arranged her itinerary in search of paying audiences, but she was also anxious to see what the South looked like a decade after Appomattox.

This book was the first full-length study of the role black Americans played in the crucial period after the Civil War when the slaves had been freed and the attempt was made to reconstruct American society. Hailed at the time, Black Reconstruction in America – has justly been called a classic.

Du Bois history undermined the previous historical works on Reconconstruction. During the Civil War, public speaker Anna Elizabeth Dickinson became a national sensation, lecturing on abolitionism, women's rights, and the Union war effort.

After the war she remained one of the nation's most celebrated orators and among the country's most famous women. In Dickinson toured the South, lecturing and inspecting life in the southern states ten years.

Stanley: Book Review - A Tour of Reconstruction Published by [email protected] State University, understanding of their place in history. Reconstruction Updated Edition: America's Unfinished Revolution, (Harper Perennial Modern Classics) by Eric Foner | Dec 2, out of 5 stars In this new book, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., one of our leading chroniclers of the African-American experience, seeks to answer that question in a history that moves from the Reconstruction Era to the “nadir” of the African-American experience under Jim Crow, through to World War I and the Harlem Renaissance.

A Tour of Reconstruction: Travel Letters of J. Matthew Gallman, University of Florida Anna Dickinson. Description. This paper has been withdrawn. Enter search terms: Select context to search: Advanced Search Notify me via email or RSS; Browse.

Collections; Disciplines; Authors; Author Corner. For Authors. MASTERFUL HISTORY OF RECONSTRUCTION Foners excellent book is a masterfull historical synthesis of the period known as Reconstruction after the American Civil War (). The book is extremely readable, comprehensive and full of intelligent analysis of the social, cultural, racial and economic forces of the era amply illustrated with pertinent quotes from all those /5().

The Post-war Reconstruction of Europe, Since the end of the Cold War, the decade following the Second World War has gained new significance.

Historians have become particularly interested in the question of how Europe, which emerged from the war as a physical and moral wasteland, could rebuild itself so dramatically and successfully.

Get this from a library. A Tour of Reconstruction: Travel Letters of [J Gallman] -- Anna Dickinson's career as an orator began in her teenage years, when she gave her first impassioned speech on women's rights.

By the age of twenty-one. Get this from a library. A tour of Reconstruction: travel letters of [Anna E Dickinson; J Matthew Gallman] -- 'A Tour of Reconstruction', punctuated with a wealth of historical observations and entertaining anecdotes, is the story of one woman's experiences in the postbellum South.

Book Review - A Tour of Reconstruction: Travel Letters of Authors. Deborah Stanley, University of Georgia Follow. Publication Date. Recommended Citation. Stanley, D. Book Review - A Tour of Reconstruction: Travel Letters of Georgia Library Quarterly, 52(2).

Retrieved from The Reconstruction implemented by Congress, which lasted from towas aimed at reorganizing the Southern states after the Civil War, providing the means for readmitting them into the Union, and defining the means by which whites and blacks could live together in a nonslave society.

Including a Plat Book of the Villages, Cities. Foner’s book is indispensible, but dense. A pithier primer can be found in Michael W. Fitzgerald’s “Splendid Failure: Postwar Reconstruction in the American South” (Ivan R. Continue Reading Photo Tour of the Home of Jupiter Hammon-the First Published Black Writer in U.S.

Posted in African Americans Emancipation & Reconstruction Slavery USCT When “The Arrival of Negro Troops” Signaled the End of the Confederacy in the Spring of   Reconstruction, in U.S.

history, the period (–77) that followed the American Civil War and during which attempts were made to redress the inequities of slavery and its political, social, and economic legacy and to solve the problems arising from the readmission to the Union of the 11 states that had seceded at or before the outbreak of war.

Long portrayed .