Go Down, Moses, 287 (Event)

Page Number: 
287
Order within Page: 
4
First 8-10 words of event: 
(And he remembered this, he had seen it:
Page Event Ends: 
289
Era: 
Reconstruction (1866-1889)
Narrative Status: 
Remembered
Date: 
Friday, January 1, 1869 to Saturday, December 31, 1870
Summary: 

Ike "remembers" the time his mother found a Negro woman living with her brother at Warwick. Despite his insistence that "She's my new cook" and his belief that Negroes are "free now" and "folks too just like we are," she demands the woman be sent away (288).

Chronological Order: 
86.00
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Integration, Racism, Defilement, Emancipation, Outrage

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