By Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor
Drawing on exhaustive learn from U.S. and British newspapers, journals, narratives, and letters, in addition to firsthand bills of such figures as Frederick Douglass, Harriet Jacobs, and William Wells Brown, Pryor illustrates how, within the quest for citizenship, coloured tourists built principles approximately respectability and challenged racist ideologies that made black mobility a crime.
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Colored Travelers: Mobility and the Fight for Citizenship before the Civil War (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) by Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor