African-American Women: On-line Archival Collections


Subject:
Notable People: Women , Nonfiction by Genre , Correspondence , United States History , Labor , Black Resources , Biography (Collections) , Memoirs , Slavery , Slavery & Forced Labor , Slavery, Abolition, & Emancipation , Women , U.S. History

Description:
"Archival collections featuring scanned pages and texts of the writings of African-American women ... includes the memoirs of Elizabeth Johnson Harris (1867-1942), an 1857 letter from Vilet Lester, a slave on a North Carolina plantation, and several letters from Hannah Valentine and Lethe Jackson, slaves on the estate of David Campbell, a governor of Virginia." From The Digital Scriptorium, Special Collections Library, Duke University.

Publisher:
Duke University

Language:
English

Source:
http://library.duke.edu/specialcollections/collections/digitized/african-american-women/


PID= res:lii-4810