By Janet Duitsman Cornelius, Janet Duitsman-Cornelius
This quantity examines the interactions among white missionaries and slaves within the 1840s and 1850s, and the ways that blacks used the missions to nurture the formation of the geared up black church. the writer makes use of church documents, slave narratives, and autobiographies in her examine.
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