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Title Memories of Carolinian immigrants : autobiographies, diaries, and letters from colonial times to the present / edited by Andreas Lixl

Publ Info Lanham, Md. : University Press Of America, [2009]
2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 PC  CT259 .M46 2009    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  CT259 .M46 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xxxv, 269 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-256) and index
Contents Recollections of colonial immigrants. Christoph von Graffenried : account of the founding of New Bern ; Robert Witherspoon : memories of a South Carolinian settler ; James Murray : letters from a Scottish pioneer ; Olaudah Equiano : an African's account ; August Spangenberg : the Moravian diary ; Mary Gloud : testimony in the Indian book ; Janet Schaw : journal of an English lady -- Memories of revolution, peace, and war, 1776-1865. Christiana Teulon : declaration of a Revolutionary War widow ; Joseph Salvador : letter from Charleston ; The confession of Monday Gell ; Chang and Eng Bunker : family letters ; Omar ibn Said : autobiography of a slave in North Carolina ; Charles Ball : slave migration ; Lena Pearlstine Berkman : passage from Poland ; Hermann Bokum : a refugee's testimony ; Loreta Velazquez : Civil War exploits and travels -- New Carolinians in the new South, 1865-1938. Nicholas Said : memories of an African Muslim ; John Wagener : South Carolina, home of the industrious immigrant ; Nettie McCormick Henley : Scottish legacies ; Louis Philippe Guigou : Waldensian trail of faith ; George Mehales : Dixie lunch memories ; Anna Gelson Berendt : from Ellis Island to Yonges Island ; Hugh MacRay : bringing immigrants to the South ; Thelma Wingate : Scandinavians follow the sea ; Constantin Geraris : life of a Greek restaurateur -- Modern day memories of Carolinian immigrants. Max Heller : memories of a Greenville mayor ; Durba Ahmed : not as American as apple pie ; Gisela Hood : Cold War bride ; The Khalid family : every place that you call yours is God's ; Kwame Dawes : a Jamaican father ; Seira Reyes : an artist's journey ; Diana de Anda : versos ; Tria Her : Hmong interview ; Hispanic voices : memories of new Carolinians ; Xiolan Zhuang : my life before and after coming to the Carolinas ; Jaime Farrugia : my immigrant story
LC subject Immigrants -- South Carolina -- Biography
Immigrants -- North Carolina -- Biography
South Carolina -- Biography
North Carolina -- Biography
South Carolina -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Sources
North Carolina -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Sources
Add Author Lixl-Purcell, Andreas, 1951-
ISBN 9780761844136 (cloth : alk. paper)
0761844139 ( cloth : alk. paper)
9780761844143 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0761844147 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780761844150 (ebook)
0761844155 (ebook)