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Author Dorsey, Jennifer Hull
Title Hirelings : African American Workers and Free Labor in Early Maryland
Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2011
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (229 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface -- Introduction -- 1. Work -- 2. Migration -- 3. Family -- 4. Dependency -- 5. Community -- 6. Recession -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Recreating the social and economic milieu of Maryland's Eastern Shore when slaves and freedmen lived side by side
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Dorsey, Jennifer Hull Hirelings : African American Workers and Free Labor in Early Maryland Ithaca : Cornell University Press,c2011 9780801447785
Subject Free African Americans -- Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- 18th century.;Free African Americans -- Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- 19th century.;Free African Americans -- Employment -- Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- 18th century.;Free African Americans -- Employment -- Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- 19th century.;Agricultural laborers -- Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- 18th century.;Agricultural laborers -- Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- 19th century.;African American agricultural laborers -- Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.) -- History -- 18th century
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