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Author Davis, Emilie Frances, 1838-1899, author.

Title Emilie Davis's Civil War : the diaries of a free Black woman in Philadelphia, 1863-1865 / edited by Judith Giesberg ; transcribed and annotated by the Memorable Days Project Editorial Team.

Publication Info. University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2014]


Description xv, 211 pages : black and white illustrations, maps, portraits ; 21 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "A transcription and annotation of the diary of Emilie Davis, a free African American woman who lived in Philadelphia during the Civil War"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Davis, Emilie Frances, 1838-1899 -- Diaries.
African American women -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Diaries.
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 19th century.
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
ISBN 9780271063683 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0271063688 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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