"And the Devil got Alabama and Georgia" : black land ownership in the South
Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Agrarian structure United States Southern States
African Americans Land tenure Southern States
Inheritance and succession Southern States
Land tenure Southern States
Farms, Small Southern States
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