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From Cause to Common Charity: Off-Campus Pressures

Christi M. Smith

in Reparation and Reconciliation: The Rise and Fall of Integrated Higher Education

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469630687
eISBN:
9781469630717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630687.003.0004
Subject:
Education, History of Education

Chapter 4 explains how racial coeducation at Berea, Howard, and Oberlin was undermined when, for the first time, colleges began to compete with one another. As education for blacks and mountain ... More


Philhellenism Joins with American Benevolence

Maureen Connors Santelli

in The Greek Fire: American-Ottoman Relations and Democratic Fervor in the Age of Revolutions

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501715785
eISBN:
9781501715808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501715785.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the evolution of the American philhellenic movement and its emergence as distinct from the European movement. An important aspect of this transition concerns the way the ... More


Institutional Development, Public Space, and Political Aspiration in Early Huntington, 1870–Early 1900s

Cicero M. Fain III

in Black Huntington: An Appalachian Story

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780252042591
eISBN:
9780252051432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042591.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines the metamorphosis of the black Huntingtonians varied responses to rising Jim Crowism during the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. Benefiting from increasing ... More


Clothing Bodies

Amy Murrell Taylor

in Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War's Slave Refugee Camps

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469643625
eISBN:
9781469643649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469643625.003.0008
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter describes the clothing obtained and worn by the men, women, and children newly arrived in the war’s refugee camps. With little clothing accumulated during slavery, and with many stresses ... More


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