The journals of Charles W. Chesnutt

Title The journals of Charles W. Chesnutt
Names Chesnutt, Charles Waddell.
Brodhead, Richard H.
Brodhead, Richard H., 1947-
Book Number BR010367
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation These diaries cover eight years in the life of Chesnutt, an African American who became a lawyer, a businessman, and an author. Beginning as a student in 1874, he records the details of his daily life along with his love of education, his hopes for a career, and his frustration with the lack of opportunity for educated blacks in the South during the Reconstruction.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
African American concern - AFRAM
Black Interest - BLK
Literature - Essays, letters, speeches - ELS
Literature - LIT
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 19th Century - HUN
Audience Notes A
LC Subject African American novelists - Diaries
Novelists, American - 19th century - Diaries
Novelists, American - 20th century - Diaries
Call Number 818.403 B ANF
Language English
Released 1993
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1993 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, c1993.
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