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The Resource The won cause : black and white comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic, Barbara A. Gannon

The won cause : black and white comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic, Barbara A. Gannon

Label
The won cause : black and white comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic
Title
The won cause
Title remainder
black and white comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic
Statement of responsibility
Barbara A. Gannon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this thoroughly researched and groundbreaking study, Gannon chronicles black and white veterans' efforts to create and sustain the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR)--the Union army's largest veterans' organization and the nation's first interracial organization
Member of
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
394701
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gannon, Barbara A
Dewey number
369/.15
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E462.1.A7
LC item number
G36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Civil War America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grand Army of the Republic
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
black and white comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic
Label
The won cause : black and white comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic, Barbara A. Gannon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [253]-269) 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
The only association where black men and white men mingle on a foot of equality -- Comradeship tried : the GAR in the South -- The African American post -- The black GAR circle -- Heirs of these dead heroes : African Americans and the battle for memory -- Memorial Day in black and white -- Where separate Grand Army posts are unknown, as colored and white are united : the integrated post -- Community, memory, and the integrated post -- Comrades bound by memories many -- And if spared and growing older -- Liberty and union, now and forever, one and inseparable : what they remembered they won -- The won cause at century's end -- A story of a slaveholding society that became a servant of freedom : the won cause in the twentieth century -- Epilogue: all one that day if never again : the final days of the GAR -- Appendix 1: African American GAR posts -- Appendix 2: Integrated GAR posts
Control code
19516831
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 282 pages
Isbn
9780807834527
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010045628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn668197670
Label
The won cause : black and white comradeship in the Grand Army of the Republic, Barbara A. Gannon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [253]-269) 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
The only association where black men and white men mingle on a foot of equality -- Comradeship tried : the GAR in the South -- The African American post -- The black GAR circle -- Heirs of these dead heroes : African Americans and the battle for memory -- Memorial Day in black and white -- Where separate Grand Army posts are unknown, as colored and white are united : the integrated post -- Community, memory, and the integrated post -- Comrades bound by memories many -- And if spared and growing older -- Liberty and union, now and forever, one and inseparable : what they remembered they won -- The won cause at century's end -- A story of a slaveholding society that became a servant of freedom : the won cause in the twentieth century -- Epilogue: all one that day if never again : the final days of the GAR -- Appendix 1: African American GAR posts -- Appendix 2: Integrated GAR posts
Control code
19516831
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 282 pages
Isbn
9780807834527
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010045628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn668197670

Library Locations

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