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The Resource Slavery's reach : Southern slaveholders in the North Star State, Christopher P. Lehman

Slavery's reach : Southern slaveholders in the North Star State, Christopher P. Lehman

Label
Slavery's reach : Southern slaveholders in the North Star State
Title
Slavery's reach
Title remainder
Southern slaveholders in the North Star State
Statement of responsibility
Christopher P. Lehman
Title variation
Southern slaveholders in the North Star State
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"From the 1840s through the end of the Civil War, leading Minnesotans invited slaveholders and their wealth into the free territory and free state of Minnesota, enriching the area's communities and residents. Dozens of southern slaveholders and people raised in slaveholding families purchased land and backed Minnesota businesses. Slaveholders' wealth was invested in some of the state's most significant institutions and provided a financial foundation for several towns and counties. And the money generated by Minnesota investments flowed both ways, supporting some of the South's largest plantations. Christopher Lehman has brought to light this hidden history of northern complicity in building slaveholder wealth"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lehman, Christopher P
Dewey number
306.3/6209776
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E445.M57
LC item number
L44 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Investments
  • Slaveholders
  • Slaveholders
  • Slaves
  • Businesspeople
  • Slaveholders
  • Minnesota
Label
Slavery's reach : Southern slaveholders in the North Star State, Christopher P. Lehman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223131062581
  • 31223131062599
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-232) 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
Introduction: Hidden in plain sight -- Fur traders -- Presidential appointees -- Migrants -- Elite planters -- Commuters -- Rice's network -- Lowry's network -- Bankers and insurance agents -- Hotel guests -- Confederates -- Conclusion: Minnesota after slavery
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9781681341354
Lccn
2019020093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1103576849
Label
Slavery's reach : Southern slaveholders in the North Star State, Christopher P. Lehman
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223131062581
  • 31223131062599
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-232) 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
Introduction: Hidden in plain sight -- Fur traders -- Presidential appointees -- Migrants -- Elite planters -- Commuters -- Rice's network -- Lowry's network -- Bankers and insurance agents -- Hotel guests -- Confederates -- Conclusion: Minnesota after slavery
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9781681341354
Lccn
2019020093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1103576849

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