From Slavery to Public Service, Robert Smalls 1839–1915.
Biography of Robert Smalls of South Carolina who liberated himself from slavery during the Civil War and went on to become an important South Carolina politician during Reconstruction. Smalls served five years as a U.S. Congressman, from 1882 to 1887.
Description: From Slavery to Public Service, Robert Smalls 1839–1915.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1971. First Edition. Frontis. port., xi, , 178 pages. Sm. 8vo. Publisher’s cloth; illustrated dust jacket. Map. Near Fine.