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The Resource The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation : stories of my family's generational journey to freedom, John F. Baker, Jr

The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation : stories of my family's generational journey to freedom, John F. Baker, Jr

Label
The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation : stories of my family's generational journey to freedom
Title
The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation
Title remainder
stories of my family's generational journey to freedom
Statement of responsibility
John F. Baker, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, John F.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington family
  • Baker, John F
  • African American authors
  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Slaves
  • Plantation life
  • Tobacco farms
Label
The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation : stories of my family's generational journey to freedom, John F. Baker, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0904/2008018742-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The photo in my textbook -- That's Washington, where your people came from -- We walked every step of the way from Virginia to Tennessee -- We built that big house brick by brick -- By the sweat of their brows : the largest tobacco plantation in America -- It takes a whole village -- Working from can't to can't -- I couldn't hear nobody pray -- Wessyngton rebels -- Follow the north star -- On the road to freedom : Wessyngton under siege -- No longer under Washington control -- August the 8th -- In their own words -- The church in the hollow -- Digging for the truth -- Generations in transition -- Back through the centuries with DNA -- Epilogue: To honor our ancestors
Control code
ocn227570665
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover ed
Extent
xi, 419 pages
Isbn
9781416567400
Lccn
2008018742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416567400
  • (OCoLC)227570665
  • (Sirsi) b1234929x
Label
The Washingtons of Wessyngton Plantation : stories of my family's generational journey to freedom, John F. Baker, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0904/2008018742-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The photo in my textbook -- That's Washington, where your people came from -- We walked every step of the way from Virginia to Tennessee -- We built that big house brick by brick -- By the sweat of their brows : the largest tobacco plantation in America -- It takes a whole village -- Working from can't to can't -- I couldn't hear nobody pray -- Wessyngton rebels -- Follow the north star -- On the road to freedom : Wessyngton under siege -- No longer under Washington control -- August the 8th -- In their own words -- The church in the hollow -- Digging for the truth -- Generations in transition -- Back through the centuries with DNA -- Epilogue: To honor our ancestors
Control code
ocn227570665
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover ed
Extent
xi, 419 pages
Isbn
9781416567400
Lccn
2008018742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416567400
  • (OCoLC)227570665
  • (Sirsi) b1234929x

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