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Journal of A Residence On A Georgian Plantation, 1838-1839

Frances Anne Kemble

Fanny Kemble was a British actress who married mega-plantation owner, Pierce Butler of Georgia. During her marriage she kept journals of everyday life, and after some years grew to detest the institution of slavery and the things Butler stood for. Kemble eventually divorced him, but it wasn't until after the Civil War had started that she published her journal about her observations and the experiences of the hundreds of African American slaves owned by her ex-husband. - Summary by James K. White

Fanny Kemble was a British actress who married mega-plantation owner, Pierce Butler of Georgia. During her marriage she kept journals of everyday life, and after some years grew to detest the institution of slavery and the things Butler stood for. Kemble eventually divorced him, but it wasn't until after the Civil War had started that she published her journal about her observations and the experiences of the hundreds of African American slaves owned by her ex-husband. - Summary by James K. White
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Fanny Kemble was a British actress who married mega-plantation owner, Pierce Butler of Georgia. During her marriage she kept journals of everyday life, and after some years grew to detest the institution of slavery and the things Butler stood for. Kemble eventually divorced him, but it wasn't until after the Civil War had started that she published her journal about her observations and the experiences of the hundreds of African American slaves owned by her ex-husband. - Summary by James K. White

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

11h 43m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

22:34


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

28:41


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

28:59


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

23:57


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

30:02


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

29:20


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

22:05


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

16:24


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

29:41


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

25:25


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

22:34


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

22:19


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

29:26


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

25:17


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

28:31


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

22:17


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

28:54


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

26:35


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

24:21


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

27:09


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

25:25


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

23:30


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

24:49


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

01:57


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

27:31


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

22:31


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

29:22


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

33:30