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Author Bailey, Richard, 1947-

Title Neither carpetbaggers nor scalawags : Black officeholders during the reconstruction of Alabama, 1867-1878 / Richard Bailey ; introduction by Horace Huntley ; foreword by Johnny Green.

Imprint Montgomery, AL : NewSouth Books, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  976.100496 B155n 2010    ---  Available
Edition Rev. 5th ed.
Description xii, 428 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Emancipation and the promised land -- Republican coalition and Democratic challenge -- Social origins of Black officeholders -- Ascendancy to positions of leadership -- Education, land, and economic development -- Violence, fraud, and intraparty strife, section 1 -- Violence, fraud, and intraparty strife, section 2 -- Redemption and the color line, section 1 -- Redemption and the color line, section 2.
Subject Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Alabama.
African Americans -- Alabama -- History -- 19th century.
Alabama -- Officials and employees -- History -- 19th century.
Alabama -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
ISBN 9781588381897
Standard No. QBX a 07027771

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