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CD: Indiana African Heritage

By: Coy D. Robbins

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD2324

ISBN: 078842324X

Condition: 2003, CD, Graphic Images, Adobe Acrobat, v5, PC and Mac, 671 pp, Heritage Books


Contains the following three volumes:“Forgotten Hoosiers: African Heritage in Orange County, Indiana” (1994)--This well-researched book presents the story of pioneers of color, primarily from North Carolina and Virginia, who bought land in Orange County. Fifteen chapters cover the founding the Lick Creek Settlement, plus abstracts of land, marriages, wills, estates, indentures and apprenticeships, and certificates of freedom records (1823-1851). This volume also prov... View more info

Reclaiming African Heritage at Salem, Indiana

By: Coy D. Robbins

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: R0325

ISBN: 788403257

Condition: (1995), 2004, 8½x11, paper, 234 pp, Heritage Books


Preserving a little-known slice of Hoosier and Midwestern history of the early nineteenth century, this well-researched book chronicles the development of racially segregated communities as increasing constraints were placed on minorities in Washington County, Indiana, where Salem is the seat of government. It is an excellent study of free African Americans from Kentucky, North Carolina, and Virginia who settled in this region. The author presents abundant genealogical, ... View more info