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Confederates in the Tropics : Charles Swett's Travelogue

By: Hartman Strom, Sharon.
Contributor(s): Weaver, Frederick Stirton.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2011Description: 1 online resource (180 p.).ISBN: 9781604739954.Subject(s): Belize --Description and travel | Honduras --Description and travel | Southern States --Emigration and immigration --History --19th century | Swett, Charles, --1828-1910 --Travel --Belize | Swett, Charles, --1828-1910 --Travel --Honduras | Whites --Southern States --Attitudes --History --19th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Confederates in the Tropics : Charles Swett's TravelogueDDC classification: 973.8/1 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; CONTENTS; PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Part I: INTRODUCTION: The Swett Family, Reconstruction, and the Dream of Emigration; Part II: THE DIARIES: Charles Swett, A Trip to British Honduras and to San Pedro, Republic of Honduras; Part III: Community Failures, Black Migration, and Charles Swett after 1868; Appendix A. Documents Concerning the Settlement of Medina, Honduras; Appendix B. Facts, Figures, and Travel Tips, British Honduras; NOTES; SELECTED REFERENCES; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Summary: Charles Swett (1828-1910) was a prosperous Vicksburg merchant and small plantation owner who was reluctantly drawn into secession but then rallied behind the Confederate cause, serving with distinction in the Confederate Army. After the war some of Swe
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Cover; CONTENTS; PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Part I: INTRODUCTION: The Swett Family, Reconstruction, and the Dream of Emigration; Part II: THE DIARIES: Charles Swett, A Trip to British Honduras and to San Pedro, Republic of Honduras; Part III: Community Failures, Black Migration, and Charles Swett after 1868; Appendix A. Documents Concerning the Settlement of Medina, Honduras; Appendix B. Facts, Figures, and Travel Tips, British Honduras; NOTES; SELECTED REFERENCES; INDEX; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y

Charles Swett (1828-1910) was a prosperous Vicksburg merchant and small plantation owner who was reluctantly drawn into secession but then rallied behind the Confederate cause, serving with distinction in the Confederate Army. After the war some of Swe

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