Negroes and Their Treatment in Virginia from 1865 to 1867.
McConnell documents the upheaval and revolution as black Americans in Virginia transitioned from slaves to full citizenship. Within: “Public Opinion in Virginia in Regard to Emancipation,” “The Effect of Emancipation on the Negroes,” “The Slave Code Repealed,” “Outrages on Freedmen and the Civil Courts from 1865 to 1867,” “Negro Marriages,” “Separate Churches for Negroes,” etc.
Description: Negroes and Their Treatment in Virginia from 1865 to 1867.
Pulaski, Virginia: B.D. Smith & Brothers (1910). 126pp. First edition. Octavo. Publisher’s green gilt-lettered cloth. Presentation Copy, inscribed and signed by the author and dated in the year of publication. A very good clean copy.