Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
     
Limit search to available items
Record:   Prev Next
Resources
More Information
Bestseller
BestsellerE-book
Author Weiner, Dana Elizabeth, author.

Title Race and rights : fighting slavery and prejudice in the Old Northwest, 1830-1870 / Dana Elizabeth Weiner.

Publication Info. DeKalb, Illinois : NIU Press, 2013.
©2013

Item Status

Description 1 online resource (341 pages)
Series Early American places
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 / Activist Taproots: Place, Reform, and the Quest for Unity; 2 / Scrubbing at the "Bloody Stain of Oppression":A Human Rights Movement against Unjust Laws, 1830-1849; 3 / "Stand Firm on the Platform of Truth": Freedom of Assembly and Local Antislavery Organizations in the Old Northwest; 4 / "The Palladium of Our Liberties": Freedom of the Press in the Old Northwest, 1837-1848; 5 / "An Odd Place for Navigation": Itinerant Lecturers and Freedom of Speech,1830-1849; 6 / Itinerant Lecturers in a Fracturing Nation, 1850-1861.
7 / The Potential for Radical Change: The Turbulent 1850s, the Civil War, and Resilient RacismConclusion; Appendix: Old Northwest Population Statistics, 1800-1870; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Antislavery movements -- Northwest, Old -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Northwest, Old -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Northwest, Old -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Race discrimination -- Law and legislation -- Northwest, Old -- History -- 19th century.
Northwest, Old -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
Antislavery movements.
Race discrimination -- Law and legislation.
Race relations.
United States -- Old Northwest.
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History.
Other Form: Print version: Weiner, Dana Elizabeth. Race and rights : fighting slavery and prejudice in the Old Northwest, 1830-1870. DeKalb, Illinois : NIU Press, ©2013 xiii, 327 pages 9780875804576
ISBN 9781609090722 (e-book)
1609090721 (e-book)
9780875804576
0875804578