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Author Cromwell, Adelaide M.

Title Unveiled voices, unvarnished memories [electronic resource] : the Cromwell family in slavery and segregation, 1692-1972 / Adelaide M. Cromwell ; introduction by Anthony Cromwell Hill.

Imprint Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2007.


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Description xi, 348 p. : ill., ports.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Genealogical chart -- Introduction: Anthony Cromwell Hill -- Slavery : in the grip of the master, 1692-1851 -- Philadelphia : the City of Brotherly Love? -- The Cromwell family in the City of Brotherly Love, 1851-1926 -- The Cromwell family in Washington's "Secret City," 1871-1972 -- John Wesley Cromwell, Sr. : the light that glowed -- "Ambition for place or fame is not my besetting folly" : letters from Otelia Cromwell to John Wesley Cromwell, Sr. -- "John had never given me a moment's uneasiness" : letters from John Wesley Cromwell, Jr. to John Wesley Cromwell, Sr. -- The two journalists : the friendship between John Edward Bruce and John Wesley Cromwell, Sr. -- The two historians : the friendship between Theophilus Gould Steward and John Wesley Cromwell, Sr. -- Epilogue.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Cromwell family.
Cromwell family -- Correspondence.
Cromwell, John Wesley, 1846-1927 -- Correspondence.
Cromwell, John Wesley, 1883-1971 -- Correspondence.
African American families.
Social networks -- United States -- Case studies.
African Americans -- Biography.
American letters.
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Biography.
Washington (D.C.) -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0826216765 (hdbk. : alk. paper)
9780826216762 (hdbk. : alk. paper)

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