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Cecelia and Fanny : the remarkable friendship between an escaped slave and her former mistress / Brad Asher.

Cecelia and Fanny : the remarkable friendship between an escaped slave and her former mistress

Asher, Brad, 1963- (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780813134147 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0813134145 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 9780813134154 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 0813134153 (ebook)
  • Physical Description: xi, 227 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-221) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Eight minutes from freedom -- Fanny : learning to be a slave owner -- Cecelia : learning about being a slave -- Fanny : a woman's place -- Cecelia : a family in freedom -- Fanny : the Civil War in Louisville -- Cecelia : a new life in Rochester -- Fanny : postwar trials -- Cecelia : back in Louisville -- Conclusion : the bonds of slavery.
Subject: Larrison, Cecelia.
Ballard, Fanny Thruston.
Slaves > Kentucky > Louisville > Biography.
Slaveholders > Kentucky > Louisville > Biography.
Fugitive slaves > Canada > Biography.
African American women > Kentucky > Louisville > Biography.
Women, White > Kentucky > Louisville > Biography.
Friendship > Case studies.
Louisville (Ky.) > Race relations > History > 19th century.
Louisville (Ky.) > Biography.

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