Taylor, Susie King, 1848-1912.

A Black woman's Civil War memoirs : reminiscences of my life in camp with the 33rd U.S. Colored Troops, late 1st South Carolina Volunteers / Susie King Taylor ; edited by Patricia W. Romero ; with a new introduction by Willie Lee Rose. - 1st M. Wiener Pub. ed. - New York : M. Wiener Pub. : Distributed by the Talman Co., c1988. - 154 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

Reprint. Originally published: Reminiscences of my life in camp with the 33d United States Colored Troops, late 1st S.C. Volunteers. Boston : S.K. Taylor, 1902. With new introd.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-154).

A brief sketch of my ancestors -- My childhood -- On St. Simon's Island, 1862 -- Camp Saxton--proclamation and barbecue, 1863 -- Military expeditions, and life in camp -- On Morris and other islands -- Cast away -- A flag of truce -- Capture of Charleston -- Mustered out -- After the war -- The Women's Relief Corps -- Thoughts on present conditions -- A visit to Louisiana.

0910129851 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9780910129855 (pbk. : alk. paper)


Taylor, Susie King, 1848-1912.

United States. Army. Colored Infantry Regiment, 33rd (1864-1866) --Biography.

African Americans--South Carolina--Biography.

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives.
United States--History--Regimental histories.--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--African Americans.--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Participation, African American.--Civil War, 1861-1865
South Carolina--Biography.

E492.94 33rd / .T3 1988

973.7/415 B