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A civil life in an uncivil time : Julia Wilbur's struggle for purpose, Paula Tarnapol Whitacre

Label
A civil life in an uncivil time : Julia Wilbur's struggle for purpose
Title
A civil life in an uncivil time
Title remainder
Julia Wilbur's struggle for purpose
Statement of responsibility
Paula Tarnapol Whitacre
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitacre, Paula
Dewey number
  • 324.6/23092
  • B
  • 920.9/32623
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F234.A3
LC item number
W48 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilbur, Julia
  • Women abolitionists
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Women civil rights workers
  • Women
  • Suffragists
  • Quakers
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
  • HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
  • United States
  • Alexandria (Va.)
  • Avon (N.Y.)
Label
A civil life in an uncivil time : Julia Wilbur's struggle for purpose, Paula Tarnapol Whitacre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: "the saddest sound I ever heard" -- Part I. Before the war -- "A peculiar period in my pilgrimage" -- "Slavery is an evil that ought not to exist" -- "My plans overthrown. Life all changed" -- "At Alexandria...the Potomac rolls its majestic stream" -- Part II. During the war -- "Civil War is upon us" -- "My way seems clear to go" -- "What a place I have found" -- "Mrs. J and I may carry out our plans" -- "An interfering and troublesome person" -- "I wish to...fight it through" -- "Will it pay?" -- "As good a spot as could be obtained" -- "Things as usual, quite unsettled" -- "Flung my flag to the breeze" -- Part III. After the war -- "The paraphernalia of war is fast disappearing" -- "That I might be there to see" -- Epilogue: "the burial was at Avon"
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 291 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781612348551
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017010794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)983400693
  • (OCoLC)ocn983400693
  • 2731282
Label
A civil life in an uncivil time : Julia Wilbur's struggle for purpose, Paula Tarnapol Whitacre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: "the saddest sound I ever heard" -- Part I. Before the war -- "A peculiar period in my pilgrimage" -- "Slavery is an evil that ought not to exist" -- "My plans overthrown. Life all changed" -- "At Alexandria...the Potomac rolls its majestic stream" -- Part II. During the war -- "Civil War is upon us" -- "My way seems clear to go" -- "What a place I have found" -- "Mrs. J and I may carry out our plans" -- "An interfering and troublesome person" -- "I wish to...fight it through" -- "Will it pay?" -- "As good a spot as could be obtained" -- "Things as usual, quite unsettled" -- "Flung my flag to the breeze" -- Part III. After the war -- "The paraphernalia of war is fast disappearing" -- "That I might be there to see" -- Epilogue: "the burial was at Avon"
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 291 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781612348551
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017010794
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)983400693
  • (OCoLC)ocn983400693
  • 2731282

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