|Type of Resource:|
Inscribed "Jan. 28, 1876, New Orleans" at the top of page 65.
Imperfect: pages 13-16, 39-40, 45-48, 171-172, 187-188, and 267-268 wanting.
Draft, holograph, corrected, of a novel about a young woman from New York who learns of her African-American ancestry while travelling through Florida, Tennesee, and other parts of the southern United States in the mid to late nineteenth century. The novel, by an unidentified author, addresses issues of race, slavery, and women’s rights during the Reconstruction.
More about permissions and copyright
We welcome any additional information you might have. If you know more about an image on our website or if you are the copyright owner and believe we have not properly attributed your work, please contact us.
|Curatorial Area:||Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library|
Treasures Old & New: Recent Additions to Beinecke Collections
|Extent of Digitization:|
|Source Digital Format:||
Medium Resolution (image/jpeg)
|Cite this | Text this | Report this|