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Author Miles, Tiya, 1970-

Title The house on Diamond Hill : a Cherokee plantation story / Tiya Miles

Publ Info Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2010]
 PC  E99.C5 M5325 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E99.C5 M5325 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 315 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.[281]-298) and index
Contents Housewarming: a prologue -- This old house: an introduction -- The soul-house built of mud -- House-raising -- The big house/the slave quarter -- A house divided -- House of prayer -- In my father's house are many mansions -- Bleak house: an epilogue -- Open house: a conclusion -- Appendix 1: Research process, methods, and findings -- Appendix 2: Black slaves and free blacks on the Vann plantation, compiled by Julia Autry and William Chase Parker, chief Vann house state historic site -- Appendix 3: The memoir of Margaret Ann Crutchfield (Peggy Scott Vann), written by Anna Rosina Gambold
LC subject Vann, James, 1765 or 1766-1809
Chief Vann House (Spring Place, Ga.)
Cherokee Indians -- Georgia -- History
Plantations -- Georgia -- Spring Place -- History
Plantation life -- Georgia -- Spring Place
ISBN 9780807834183 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807834181 (cloth : alk. paper)