Crafting lives : African American artisans in New Bern, North Carolina, 1770-1900 / Catherine W. Bishir.

"From the colonial period onward, black artisans in southern cities--thousands of free and enslaved carpenters, coopers, dressmakers, blacksmiths, saddlers, shoemakers, bricklayers, shipwrights, cabinetmakers, tailors, and others--played vital roles in their communities. Yet only a very few bla...

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Main Author: Bishir, Catherine W.
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Published: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2013]


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Call Number: F264.N5 B56 2013