The life and death of Gus Reed : a story of race and justice in Illinois during the Civil War and Reconstruction /

"Gus Reed was a freed slave who traveled north as Sherman's March was sweeping through Georgia in 1864. His journey ended in Springfield, Illinois, a city undergoing fundamental changes as its white citizens struggled to understand the political, legal, and cultural consequences of emancip...

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Main Author: Bahde, Thomas William, (Author)
Format: Book
Published:Athens : Ohio University Press, [2014]
Series:Ohio University Press series on law, society, and politics in the Midwest.
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University of Illinois at Chicago

Location: Daley Library - Book Stacks

Call Number: F549.S7 B34 2014
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