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Murriah Flood. Born a slave of Mrs. Thomas Harrison, Faunsdale Plantation. After the war, she went to Washington with her husband, where she had an unhappy experience. She returned to Faunsdale and is now nurse to her former mistress's great - grandchildren.

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Title
Murriah Flood. Born a slave of Mrs. Thomas Harrison, Faunsdale Plantation. After the war, she went to Washington with her husband, where she had an unhappy experience. She returned to Faunsdale and is now nurse to her former mistress's great - grandchildren.
Names
Matthews, Essie Collins (Author)
Collection

Aunt Phebe, Uncle Tom and others; character studies among the old slaves of the South, fifty years after.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1915
Place: Columbus, Ohio
Publisher: The Champlin Press
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 326. 973 - M
Topics
Slavery
Plantation life
Clothing & dress
African American women authors
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR2105767-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11631573
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 538846f0-c6da-012f-a549-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1915: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Murriah Flood. Born a slave of Mrs. Thomas Harrison, Faunsdale Plantation. After the war, she went to Washington with her husband, where she had an unhappy experience. She returned to Faunsdale and is now nurse to her former mistress's great - grandchildren." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-b186-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Murriah Flood. Born a slave of Mrs. Thomas Harrison, Faunsdale Plantation. After the war, she went to Washington with her husband, where she had an unhappy experience. She returned to Faunsdale and is now nurse to her former mistress's great - grandchildren." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-b186-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1915). Murriah Flood. Born a slave of Mrs. Thomas Harrison, Faunsdale Plantation. After the war, she went to Washington with her husband, where she had an unhappy experience. She returned to Faunsdale and is now nurse to her former mistress's great - grandchildren. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-b186-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Murriah Flood.  Born a slave of Mrs. Thomas Harrison, Faunsdale Plantation.  After the war, she went to Washington with her husband, where she had an unhappy experience.  She returned to Faunsdale and is now nurse to her former mistress's great - grandchildren.