1. Creator/Author:
  2. Younger, Karen Fisher. (1)

Lincoln's proclamation : emancipation reconsidered /

Authors:
Blair, William Alan., Younger, Karen Fisher.
Other Authors:
Blair, William Alan.
Item ID:
71200908404336
Publisher:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2009.
ISBN:
9780807833162 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807833169 (cloth : alk. paper)
Series:
The Steven & Janice Brose lectures in the Civil War era; Steven and Janice Brose lectures in the Civil War era.
Call Number:
E457.2 .L8435 2009
Physical Description:
xii, 233 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Topic:
Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States -- Congresses.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Views on slavery -- Congresses.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Relations with African Americans -- Congresses.
United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation -- Congresses.
Southern States -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Border States (U.S. Civil War) -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Note:
"This collection arose from a symposium on the Emancipation Proclamation held at the Pennsylvania State University in April 2007 as part of the Steven and Janice Brose Distinguished Lecture Series sponsored by the George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center"--Introd.; Includes bibliographical references and index.; Lincoln and the preconditions for emancipation : the moral grandeur of a bill of lading / Paul Finkelman -- Colonization and the myth that Lincoln prepared the people for emancipation / Mark E. Neely, Jr. -- Whatever shall appear to be God's will, I will do : the Chicago initiative and Lincoln's proclamation / Richard Carwardine -- But what did the slaves think of Lincoln? / Steven Hahn -- War, gender, and emancipation in the Civil War South / Stephanie McCurry -- Abraham Lincoln's "fellow citizens"--before and after emancipation / Michael Vorenberg -- Slaves, servants, and soldiers : uneven paths to freedom in the Border States, 1861-1865 / Louis Gerteis -- Celebrating freedom : the problem of emancipation in public commemoration / William A. Blair.; The eight contributors to this volume assess "the proclamation by considering not only aspects of the president's decision making, but also events beyond Washington"--Publisher description.
OCLC Number:
ocn317929502
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets