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Emancipation in the U.S. Virgin Islands 150 years of freedom 1848-1998

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Highfield,Arnold R. (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
1999
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/9781886007109
Published:
St. Croix, V.I.: Virgin Islands Emancipation Commission
ISBN:
1886007101
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, History, Slavery, Slaves, Virgin Islands of the United States, Emancipation
Notes:
80 p, Contents: Editor's preface / Arnold R. Highfield -- Freedom in Frederiksted / Richard A. Schrader -- A chronology of slavery and emancipation in the history of the Danish West Indies / Svend E. Holsoe -- Emancipation and the new social order: views from the upper class / Marilyn F. Krigger -- Emancipation in hemispheric perspective / Lauren Larsen -- Political and economic aspects of emancipation / Malik Sekou -- A selection of historical documents relating to emancipation in the Danish West Indies / George F. Tyson -- An annotated bibliography / Arnold R. Highfield