By: June Purcell Guild
Heritage Books, Inc: (1936, 1996)
Seller ID: G0019
Condition: 260 pages, 6x9, (1936, 1996), 2011, 6x9, paper, index, 260 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
A clasic treatment of the laws that affected blacks in Virginia. It illustrates the importance of knowledge of the law in doing historical or genealogical research. "Black Laws of Virginia" was originally published in 1936 this book deals exclusively with the status of the Virginia Negro, bond and free, as tracted through the laws, resolutions and ordinances of the Virginia Assembly beginning with the earliest records and coming down to the present , with the addition of a few pertinent sections from Virginia constitutions.The content of _Black Laws_ is organized chronologically ... View More...