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Ladies and gentlemen on display : planter society at the Virginia springs, 1790-1860

Author: Charlene M Boyer Lewis
Publisher: Charlottesville [u.a.] University Press of Virginia 2001
Series: The American South series
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Each summer from 1790-1860, hundreds and eventually thousands of men and women left the boredom of their plantation homes and journeyed to the healthful Virginia Springs. This work states that  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlene M Boyer Lewis
ISBN: 0813920795 9780813920795 0813920809 9780813920801
OCLC Number: 834216516
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-284) and index
Originally presented as author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Virginia
Description: x, 293 p ill., map 24 cm
Series Title: The American South series
Responsibility: Charlene M. Boyer Lewis
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Easily the best study of gentility in the Old South to date.--Georgia Historical QuarterlyIn the special time and place carved out by Springs-goers, we can see with new sharpness both the divisions Read more...

 
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