Slave Narratives after Slavery
Edited by William L. Andrews
Table of Contents
Introduction (with bibliography)
Note on the text
Introduction to Keckley and Behind the Scenes
Elizabeth Keckley, Behind the Scenes, or, Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House (New York: G.W. Carleton, 1868).
Introduction to Adams and Narrative of the Life
John Quincy Adams, Narrative of the Life of John Quincy Adams, When in Slavery, and Now as a Freeman (Harrisburg, Pa.: Sieg, 1872).
Introduction to Brown and My Southern Home
William Wells Brown, My Southern Home, or, The South and Its People (Boston: A. G. Brown & Co., Publishers, 1880).
Introduction to Delaney and From the Darkness Cometh the Light
Lucy Ann Berry Delaney, From the Darkness Cometh the Light; or, Struggles for Freedom (St. Louis: J. T. Smith, 1891).
Introduction to Hughes and Thirty Years a Slave
Hughes, Louis, Thirty Years a Slave: From Bondage to Freedom: The Institution of Slavery as Seen on the Plantation and in the Home of the Planter (Milwaukee: South Side Printing Company, 1897).