Mississippi : a documentary history /
Bradley G. Bond.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c2003.
xii, 339 p.
1578065410 (alk. paper)
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Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c2003.
1578065410 (alk. paper)
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Expectations and encounters -- Frenchmen, Africans, and Indians in colonial Louisiana -- Antebellum white society -- Antebellum slavery -- The secession crisis -- Wartime Mississippi -- Free labor and violence in reconstruction -- Reforming Mississippi -- Suffrage for some -- The Jim Crow world -- The Great Depression and New Deal -- Reactions to Brown -- Freedom summer -- Economic development -- Battle over the flag.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Table of Contents
Introduction and Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Expectations and Encountersp. 3
Frenchmen, Africans, and Indians in Colonial Louisianap. 21
Antebellum White Societyp. 41
Antebellum Slaveryp. 65
The Secession Crisisp. 85
Wartime Mississippip. 106
Free Labor and Violence in Reconstructionp. 125
Reforming Mississippip. 146
Suffrage for Somep. 167
The Jim Crow Worldp. 189
The Great Depression and New Dealp. 209
Reactions to Brownp. 229
Freedom Summerp. 252
Economic Developmentp. 275
Battle over the Flagp. 297
Notesp. 317
Indexp. 331
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