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Our ancestors, our stories / the memory keepers Harris Bailey Jr, Bernice Alexander Bennett, Ellen LeVonne Butler, Ethel Dailey, Vincent Sheppard ; foreword by Dr. Orville Vernon Burton.

Bailey, Harris, Jr., 1956- (author.). Bennett, Bernice Alexander, 1948- (Added Author). Butler, Ellen LeVonne, 1949- (Added Author). Dailey, Ethel. (Added Author). Sheppard, Vincent C. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 2 copies available at South Carolina State Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 2 copies available at South Carolina State Library.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
South Carolina State Library 975.737 BAIL (Text) 0010103641477 Adult SC Collection Non-Circulating -
South Carolina State Library 975.737 BAIL (Text) 0010103641485 Adult SC Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780989372855
  • ISBN: 0989372855
  • Physical Description: xv, 161 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Suwanee, GA : The Write Image, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Contains information about the Adams, Alexander, Bennefield, Blalock, Blocker, Butler, Caldwell, Cook/Cooks, Corley, Dailey, Frazier, Friar, Kemp, Medlock, Nicholson, Phillips, Posey, Sheppard, Stevens, Tyler, and Williams families.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-150) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: our ancestors, our stories -- This place known as Edgefield / Harris Bailey Jr. -- The journey has just begun / Ethel Dailey -- Finding my South Carolina kin / Bernice Alexander Bennett -- A journey to find my Butler ancestors / Ellen LeVonne Butler -- On behalf of the ancestral spirits / Vincent Sheppard -- Our ancestors, our stories: an epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
"This book offers you insights into the African American experience in Edgefield County, South Carolina, through the eyes of five very different authors"--Page xiii.
Subject: African Americans > South Carolina > Edgefield County > History.
African Americans > South Carolina > Edgefield County > Genealogy.
Edgefield County (S.C.) > History.
Edgefield County (S.C.) > Genealogy.

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