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Title The meaning of slavery in the North / edited by David Roediger and Martin H. Blatt.

Published New York : Garland Pub., 1998.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  306.362 MEAN    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxiv, 192 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Garland reference library of social science ; v. 1184. Labor in America ; v. 4.
Garland reference library of social science ; v. 1184.
Garland reference library of social science. Labor in America ; v. 4.
Notes Collection of essays consists of substantially revised papers delivered at the twelfth Lowell Conference on Industrial History, June 3-5, 1993.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Martin H. Blatt -- The Meaning of Slavery in the North: An Introduction / Robert L. Hall -- "Those Valuable People, the Africans": The Economic Impact of the Slave(ry) Trade on Textile Industrialization in New England / Ronald Bailey -- "For the Sake of Commerce": Slavery, Antislavery, and Northern Industry / Myron O. Stachiw -- Slavery in the North / Thomas H. O'Connor -- Southern Whiggery and Economic Development: The Meaning of Slavery Within A National Context / Larry K. Menna -- The Northern Churches and the Moral Problem of Slavery / John R. McKivigan -- Feminist Abolitionists in Boston and Philadelphia: Liberal Religion and the Reform Impulse in Antebellum America / Carolyn Williams -- Needles, Pens, and Petitions: Reading Women into Antislavery History / Deborah Bingham Van Broekhoven -- Blackface Minstrelsy, Vernacular Comics, and the Politics of Slavery in the North.
Other author Roediger, David R.
Blatt, Martin Henry, 1951-
Lowell Conference on Industrial History (12th :, : 1993)
Subject Slavery -- Economic aspects -- Northeastern States -- Congresses.
Industrialization -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Antislavery movements -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Northeastern States -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
ISBN 081532345X (alk. paper)