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The Resource A documented history of Gullah Jack Pritchard and the Denmark Vesey slave insurrection of 1822, [compiled by] Lois A. Walker and Susan R. Silverman

A documented history of Gullah Jack Pritchard and the Denmark Vesey slave insurrection of 1822, [compiled by] Lois A. Walker and Susan R. Silverman

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A documented history of Gullah Jack Pritchard and the Denmark Vesey slave insurrection of 1822
Title
A documented history of Gullah Jack Pritchard and the Denmark Vesey slave insurrection of 1822
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Lois A. Walker and Susan R. Silverman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book which focuses on Gullah Jack Pritchard, "the spiritual center of the insurrection," Walker and Silverman present copies of documents which are rarely available in order "to present a portrait of Gullah Jack Pritchard that will allow a contemporary public to know more about this slave, conjurer, and revolutionary and the role he played in organizing a rebellion of substantial historical significance."--Introduction, p. vi-viii
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/comp
  • HlP7_JhfaLU
  • -cX5ISL5Ui4
Dewey number
  • 975.7/03/092
  • B
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F279.C453
LC item number
P753 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Walker, Lois A.
  • Silverman, Susan R.
Series statement
Studies in American history
Series volume
v. 29
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pritchard, Gullah Jack
  • African Americans
  • Magicians
  • Vesey, Denmark
  • Charleston (S.C.)
  • Charleston (S.C.)
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
Label
A documented history of Gullah Jack Pritchard and the Denmark Vesey slave insurrection of 1822, [compiled by] Lois A. Walker and Susan R. Silverman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 458-467) and index
Contents
From Africa to Charleston -- Life in Charleston in the early 1800s -- Gullah Jack Pritchard's life in Charleston -- Discontent leading up to the revolt -- Gullah Jack's role as a conjurer -- Gullah Jack's role in the insurrection -- Arrests and trials -- Charleston in the aftermath -- The Slave Insurrection of 1822 -- Effets of insurrection -- Portrayal of the insurrection
Control code
ocm44426997
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 476 p.
Isbn
9780773476622
Lccn
00055098
System control number
(Sirsi) ACB-0615
Label
A documented history of Gullah Jack Pritchard and the Denmark Vesey slave insurrection of 1822, [compiled by] Lois A. Walker and Susan R. Silverman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 458-467) and index
Contents
From Africa to Charleston -- Life in Charleston in the early 1800s -- Gullah Jack Pritchard's life in Charleston -- Discontent leading up to the revolt -- Gullah Jack's role as a conjurer -- Gullah Jack's role in the insurrection -- Arrests and trials -- Charleston in the aftermath -- The Slave Insurrection of 1822 -- Effets of insurrection -- Portrayal of the insurrection
Control code
ocm44426997
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 476 p.
Isbn
9780773476622
Lccn
00055098
System control number
(Sirsi) ACB-0615

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      68 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC, 29401, US
      32.7883294 -79.9309573
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