A northern woman in the plantation South : letters of Tryphena Blanche Holder Fox, 1856-1876 / edited by Wilma King.
Contributor(s): King, Wilma.Material type: TextSeries: Women's diaries and letters of the nineteenth-century South: Publisher: Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c1993Description: xx, 280 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0872498506 (acid-free); 9780872498501 (acid-free).Subject(s): Fox, Tryphena Blanche Holder, 1834-1912 -- Correspondence | Plantation life -- Louisiana -- History -- 19th century | Slavery -- Louisiana | Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives | Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) -- Louisiana | Women -- Louisiana -- Correspondence | Slaveholders -- Louisiana -- Correspondence | Fox, Tryphena Blanche Holder Correspondence | Louisiana History Personal narratives Civil War, 1861-1865 | Plantation life History 19th century Louisiana | Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) Louisiana | Slaveholders Correspondence Louisiana | Slavery Louisiana | United States History Personal narratives Civil War, 1861-1865 | Women Correspondence LouisianaAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Northern woman in the plantation South.; Online version:: Northern woman in the plantation South.DDC classification: 976.3/06/092 Other classification: 15.85 | 7,26
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-272) and index.
Pt. I. Louisiana Before the Civil War, 1856-1860 -- Pt. II. The Civil War Years, 1861-1865 -- Pt. III. Louisiana After the Civil War, 1866-1876.
Eighty-one letters written from Louisiana by the Massachusetts-born-and-bred Tryphena Blanche Holder Fox recounting her experiences as a small slaveholder and the wife of a physician who cared for the slaves owned by wealthy sugar planters in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana.