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The DocSouth collection at the Internet Archive includes works from the digital library   "Documenting the American South", which offers a wealth of resources about Southern history, literature, and culture.  All books come from the University Library at the   University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.



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by Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904
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2 p. ., 303 p. 20 cm
Topics: Women, Man-woman relationships, Self-actualization (Psychology), Adultery
23 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Turner, Nat, 1800?-1831, Southampton Insurrection, 1831
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/turner/menu.html
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by Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932
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vi, 329 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: African Americans, Riots
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by Henry, O., 1862-1910; Jordan, William James. bdd; McClure, Phillips & Co. pbl; McClure Press. prt
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T.p. vignette in red. "McC P & Co [anchor] N Y"
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/henry/menu.html
"1816 - 1916" at head of t.-p
Topic: African Methodist Episcopal Church
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by Graffenried, Christoph von, Baron, 1661-1743; Todd, Vincent H. (Vincent Hollis), 1879-; Goebel, Julius, 1857-1931
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German and French versions, with an English translation of each
Topics: Swiss, Palatines
Title and text within ornamental borders
Topics: Black race, Slavery, Blacks, African Americans
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by Wesley, John, 1703-1791
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Evans
Topic: Slavery
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by McDowell, Katherine Sherwood Bonner, 1849-1883
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Photocopy replacement of original on archival bond
Topics: African Americans, African Americans, Dialect literature, American, Black English
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/bonner/menu.html
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by Fremantle, Arthur James Lyon, Sir, 1835-1901; Barnsley, George Scarborough, 1837-1918, former owner
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Wrappers printed on wallpaper
Topics: Confederate States of America, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal...
Edited by Edmund Ruffin
Topics: Virginia -- Boundaries -- North Carolina, North Carolina -- Boundaries -- Virginia, Virginia --...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/byrd/menu.html
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by North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- )
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Title varies slightly
Topics: North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (1698- ), Society of Friends, Quakers
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xxii, 625 p. : 24 cm
Topic: African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
"Prepared and published by order of the Surgeon-General, Richmond, Va."
Topics: Botany, Medical, Plants, Plants, Medicinal, Botany
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by Bradford, Sarah H. (Sarah Hopkins), b. 1818
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A second edition of "Scenes in the life of Harriet Tubman", Auburn, 1869
Topics: Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913, African Americans
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by Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932; De Land, Clyde O
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The wife of his youth -- Her Virginia mammy -- The sheriff's children -- A matter of principle -- Cicely's dream -- The passing of Grandison -- Uncle Wellington's wives -- The bouquet -- The web of circumstance
Topics: Short stories, American, African Americans
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/chesnuttwife/menu.html
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by Aughey, John H. (John Hill), 1828-1911; Aughey, John H. (John Hill), 1828-1911. Iron furnace : or, slavery and secession
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"An enlarged and completed sequel" to the author's "Iron furnace: or, Slavery and secession," pub. in 1863
Topics: Aughey, John H. (John Hill), 1828-1911, Presbyterian Church, Clergy, Presbyterian Church, Prisoners...
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by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910; Moore, Zoe C., former owner; Tippett, James S., former owner
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First American ed
Topics: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910, Authors, American, River boats, River life, Steamboats
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/twainlife/menu.html
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by Harrison, Burton, Mrs., 1843-1920
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4 p. l., 3-386 p. 22 cm
Topics: Harrison, Burton, Mrs., 1843-1920, Women authors, American, Women, Women, Women, Theater
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/harrison/menu.html
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by Foreman, Richard; Mahoney, Jas. W. (James W.); Justice, William S., donor
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"Comprising a brief view of anatomy, with general rules for preserving health without the use of medicines ... It also contains a description of a variety of herbs and roots, many of which are not explained in any other book ... "
Topics: Herbs, Medicine, Popular, Indians of North America, Cherokee Indians, Botany, Medical, Medicine,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/foreman/menu.html
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by Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895
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752 p. 21 cm
Topic: Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/douglasslife/menu.html
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by Wyeth, John A. (John Allan), 1845-1922
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Map accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress
Topics: Wyeth, John A. (John Allan), 1845-1922, Wyeth family, Confederate States of America. Army. Morgan's...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/wyeth/menu.html
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by University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Philanthropic Society
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47 p. ; 21 cm
Topic: University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Philanthropic Society
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by Battle, Kemp P. (Kemp Plummer), 1831-1919
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v. 1. From its beginning to the death of President Swain, 1789- 1868 -- v. 2. From 1868 to 1912
Topic: University of North Carolina (1793-1962)
At head of title: Tenth thousand
Topics: Northup, Solomon, b. 1808, African Americans, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American,...
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by Edwards, William James, b. 1869
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Autobiographical narrative and history of the Snow Hill Normal and Industrial Institute, Snow Hill, Ala
Topics: Edwards, William James, b. 1869, Snow Hill Normal and Industrial Institute (Ala.), African...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/edwards/menu.html
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by McDonald, William, 1834-1898
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"The outbreak at the Ferry was the first rebellion, with John Brown for its nominal leader. The second, though plotted for a long time, was publicly organized by Seward, Greeley & Co., at Chicago, the following year." -- p. 112
Topics: Harpers Ferry (W. Va.) -- History -- John Brown's Raid, 1859, United States -- Politics and...
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by Jennings, Paul, b. 1799; J. B. R
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Preface signed by J.B.R
Topics: Jennings, Paul, b. 1799, Madison, James, 1751-1836, Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849, Presidents, Slaves'...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/jennings/menu.html
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by Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958
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"Seventh edition, November, 1922."
Topics: Middle Ages, Devil, Wives
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/cabell/menu.html
210 p. : 22 cm
Topics: Hughes, Louis, 1832-, Slaves, Freedmen, Slavery, Plantation life
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by Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904; Hazenplug, Frank; Pape, Eric, b. 1870
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Title in red and black; publisher's device on t.-p. printed in red
Topic: Dialect literature, American
"Published by request."
Topics: Slavery, Slavery
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by Houghton, W. R. (William Robert), 1842-1906; Houghton, M. B. (Mitchell Bennett), 1845?-
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Photocopy
Topics: Houghton, W. R. (William Robert), 1842-1906, Houghton, M. B. (Mitchell Bennett), 1845?-,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/houghton/menu.html
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Preface signed: M.W.G., East Greenwich, R.I., 1889
Topics: Veney, Bethany, African Americans, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American, Plantation life
4 p. ., [7]- 322 p. 19 cm
Topic: United States Military Academy
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by Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956
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254 p. 19 cm
Topics: American literature, American essays
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/mencken/menu.html
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by Stephenson, Gilbert Thomas, 1884-1972
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Caption title
Topics: World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918, Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Added t.p., illustrated
Topic: Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/beardj/menu.html
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544 p. : cm
Topics: Public works, Unemployed
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by Hentz, Caroline Lee, 1800-1856
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579 p., [6] leaves of plates : 19 cm
Topics: Plantation life, Sectionalism (United States)
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/hentz/menu.html
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by General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Caption title
Topics: Salvation, Assurance (Theology)
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by Mason, Isaac, b. 1822
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Autobiography
Topics: Mason, Isaac, b. 1822, Slavery, Slaves, Slaves' writings, American
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RBC donor (copy 1): Mrs. Robert E. Johnston
360 p. 19 cm
Topics: Steward, Austin, 1794-1860, Slavery, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves, Freedmen, Slaves' writings, American,...
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by Johnston, Mary, 1870-1936
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vi, 403 p. ; 21 cm
Topic: Frontier and pioneer life
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by Stowell, Jay S. (Jay Samuel), 1883-1966
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Discusses Bennett College (p. 155-161)
Topics: Methodist Episcopal Church. Board of Education for Negroes, Bennett College (Greensboro, N.C.),...
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by Hicks, William, 1869-1954
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Photocopy
Topics: African American Baptists, African American Baptists, African American clergy
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/church/hicks/menu.html
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by Bassett, John Spencer, 1867-1928
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From the Annual report of the American Historical Association, 1894, p. 141-212
Topics: North Carolina -- History -- Regulator Insurrection, 1766-1771, North Carolina -- History --...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/bassett95/menu.html
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by M'Gready, James, ca. 1758-1817; Cowper, R. Lynden. Young persons entreated; General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Caption title
Topic: Christian life
Subtitle varies slightly
Topics: Oxford Orphanage (Oxford, N.C.), Orphanages
353 p. : 21 cm
Topics: Worsham, John H, Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 21st. Company F,...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/worsham/menu.html
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by Smith, William Russell, 1815-1896; Peyton, Paul, Mrs., former owner
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"Richmond, January 20, 1865."
Topic: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources
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by Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911
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282 p. : 19 cm
Topic: North Carolina -- Fiction
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/harper/menu.html
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by Page, Thomas Nelson, 1853-1922
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viii, 109 p. : 21 cm
Topics: Plantation life, Slavery
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/pagesocial/menu.html
On cover: Mrs. Mason's new cookery
Topics: Cooking, Cooking, American, Home economics
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/mason/menu.html
Photocopy
Topics: Girls, Women
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/avary/menu.html
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Cover title
Topics: Episcopal Church, Catechisms, English
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/imls/catechism1/menu.html
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Includes index
Topics: Cooking, American, Cooking
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"Brief sketch of a few prominent Indian families of Sampson County" / by Enoch Emanuel and C.D. Brewington: p. 47-65
Topics: Lumbee Indians, Schools, Indians of North America
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by Wiley, C. H. (Calvin Henderson), 1819-1887
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Wright I, 2712
Topics: North Carolina -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction, North Carolina -- Fiction
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3, [ix]-xv, [1], 723, [1] p. : 19 cm
Topic: Slavery
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by Gaines, W. J. (Wesley John), 1840-1912; Scarborough, W. S. (William Sanders), 1852-1926
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xxii, 305 p., [1] leaf of plates : 19 cm
Topic: African Methodist Episcopal Church
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by Long, John S., Rev; L. M. Day of wrath; General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Caption title
Topics: Judgment Day, Christian life
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by Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925
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Madame Delphine.--Café des exilés.--Belles Demoiselles plantation.--"Posson Jone."--Jean-ah-Poquelin.--'Tite Poulette.--'Sieur George.--Madame Délicieuse
Topics: Creoles, City and town life
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/cablecreole/menu.html
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by Evans, Augusta J. (Augusta Jane), 1835-1909
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BAL
Crandall
Topics: Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863, Eulogies
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by Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883; Lobb, John, 1840-1921; Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
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Cover title: "Uncle Tom's" story of his life from 1789 to 1876
Topics: Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883, Slavery
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by Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945
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First edition
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/glasgowvoice/menu.html
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by Simms, William Gilmore, 1806-1870
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Wright I, 2441
Topics: Indians of North America, Frontier and pioneer life
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/southlit/simms/menu.html
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by Jackson, John Andrew
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Title-page vignette
Topics: Jackson, John Andrew, Slaves, Slavery, Slaves' writings, American
Lettered on cover: First edition
Topics: Felton, Rebecca Latimer, 1835-1930, Feminists, Women, Country life, Women
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/felton/menu.html
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by Lomax, Virginia, b. 1831
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Title vignette
Topics: Lomax, Virginia, b. 1831, Old Capitol Prison (Washington, D.C.), Carrol Prison (Washington, D.C.),...
Source: http://docsouth.unc.edu/fpn/lomax/menu.html
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by Broaddus, A. (Andrew), 1818-1900; General Tract Agency (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Caption title
Topic: Christian life
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by Bokum, Hermann, 1807-1878
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24p
Topics: Bokum, Hermann, 1807-1878, Refugees, Refugees, Secession
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"Appendix. Sketch of the life of Lieut. Gen. T. J. Jackson" -- p. [26]-32
Topic: Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863