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Author Frederickson, Kari A., author.

Title Deep South dynasty : the Bankheads of Alabama / Kari A. Frederickson.

Publication Info. Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, [2022]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (406 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [381]-393) and index.
Contents Introduction: Family biography as regional history -- Ascension. Becoming the Bankheads of Alabama ; A slaveholder's son in the postwar South, 1865-1885 ; "He was a getter, and he got" : the making of a New South congressman ; Establishing the new order ; Political challenges, 1904-1907 ; Roads and redemption ; Party men, city women -- Succession. New directions ; Senator from Alabama ; Burning bridges, taking chances ; Mr. Speaker ; "A good soldier in politics" : the last campaign ; At the crossroads.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Bankhead family.
Owen, Marie Bankhead, 1869-1958.
Bankhead, William Brockman, 1874-1940.
Bankhead, Tallulah, 1902-1968.
Bankhead, John Hollis, 1872-1946.
Bankhead, John Hollis, 1842-1920.
Alabama -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
Alabama -- History -- 1819-1950.
Alabama -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Frederickson, Kari A. Deep South dynasty : the Bankheads of Alabama. Tuscaloosa : The University of Alabama Press, c2022 406 pages 9780817321109 (DLC) 2021021062
ISBN 9780817321109 (print)
9780817393816 (electronic bk.)

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