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Ten years on a Georgia plantation since the war

by Frances Butler Leigh

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Published by R. Bentley & Son in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia,
  • Georgia.
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Georgia,
    • Georgia -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frances Butler Leigh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF291 .L52
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 347 p.
      Number of Pages347
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6904254M
      LC Control Number01007682
      OCLC/WorldCa519925

      Ten years on a Georgia plantation since the war [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Operations Inc, Book/Printed Material Ten years on a Georgia plantation since the war, Also available in digital form. Contributor: Leigh, Frances Butler.

      Leaving Georgia in , they moved permanently to England. Frances Butler Leigh defended her father in the continuing post-war dispute over slavery as an institution. Based on her experience, Leigh published Ten Years on a Georgian Plantation since the War (), a rebuttal to her mother's account. Death.   The Butlers of South Carolina and Philadelphia owned extensive plantations in the Sea Islands of Georgia, where hundreds of slaves labored to grow the rice and cotton on which the family's wealth was based. The most prominent members of the family were the patriarch, Pierce Butler (), who amassed the fortune; his grandson Pierce Mease Butler ( .

      Her one and only visit to the Georgia Coast resulted in the “Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation,” By the time the book was published as the Civil War raged in   After the war, the plantation failed without the benefit of free labor, and Pierce Mease Butler died of malaria in His daughter, Frances Kemble Butler Leigh, inherited the lands and tried to keep them profitable but gave up after ten years. She wrote of her experiences in Ten Years on a Georgia Plantation Since the War ().


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