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Puttin" on ole massa

the slave narratives of Henry Bibb, William Wells Brown, and Solomon Northup.

by Gilbert Osofsky

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Slaves -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Slaves" writings, American.,
    • Fugitive slaves -- Biography.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsBibb, Henry, b. 1815., Brown, William Wells, 1815-1884., Northup, Solomon, b. 1808.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE444 .O8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination409 p.
      Number of Pages409
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5685419M
      LC Control Number69017285

      Finnish: Third active infinitive of olla in inessive case. olla olemassa: to existInessive singular form of olema.   Be also edited, “Puttin' on Ole Massa” (), a compilation of slave narratives. Dr. Osofsky's survivors include his mother; his wife, Marcia, and .

      The Narrative of William Wells Brown, available in Osofsky's Puttin' On Ole Massa (, adult) and in an edition prepared by L. Gars, is one of the better known first-person accounts of slave life. Brown served a number of masters from a notorious slave trader to the future abolitionist Elijah Lovejoy, and his scathing account of beating and degradation, a way of life he vividly described as. A great many books have been written about Harlem, but for social history none has surpassed Gilbert Osofsky's account of how a pleasant, pastoral upper-middle-class suburb of Manhattan turned into an appalling black slum within forty years. Mr. Osofsky sets his chronicle against the background of pre-Harlem black life in New York City and in the context of the radical changes in race.

      Frank Massa was personally credited by the US Secretary of the Navy in the s for his work in sonar development and production and was credited for the WWII victory. Frank, and his sons Frank Jr. and Don, have all contributed to the fundamental patents in electroacoustic design that have paved the way for all sonar and ultrasonic systems. Solomon Northup (born J or ) was an American abolitionist and the primary author of the memoir Twelve Years a Slave.A free-born African American from New York, he was the son of a freed slave and a free woman of color.A farmer and a professional violinist, Northup had been a landowner in Hebron, New , he was offered a traveling musician's job and went to Washington Born: Solomon Northup, J or , .


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