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The Participation of Maryland Blacks in the Civil War: Perspectives from Oral History
Shepard Krech, III
Vol. 27, No. 1 (Winter, 1980), pp. 67-78
Published by: Duke University Press
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/481628
Page Count: 12
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The testimony of one informant on the participation of Maryland Blacks in the Civil War is evaluated for its historicity. Comparison with documentary sources reveals a number of correspondences, and the emphasis in passages selected by the informant expose meaningful historical criteria indicating pride in Black accomplishments and the creative, adaptive decisions of Blacks to rapidly changing conditions.
Ethnohistory © 1980 Duke University Press