Reaping History: Narratives of Slavery and Invention at the McCormick Plantation.

Dzwonczyk, Blaine M.
2017

This American Studies undergraduate honors thesis traces various narratives constructed regarding the history of the invention of the mechanical reaper, with careful analysis to themes of slavery, race, family history, and memory.

This object is in collection:
Undergraduate Honors Theses
Subjects
Inventors--United States.
Slavery--United States.
Harvesting machinery--United States--History.
McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884.
Tufts University. American Studies Program.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013423
ID: tufts:sd.0000675
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