Light in August, 471 (Event)

Page Number: 
471
Order within Page: 
1
First 8-10 words of event: 
On the son's wedding day the father surrendered
Page Event Ends: 
472
Era: 
Antebellum (1831-1860)
Narrative Status: 
Narrated
Date: 
Sunday, January 1, 1860 to Monday, December 31, 1860
Summary: 

Hightower's grandfather moves out when his son marries, taking his two slaves with him. He continues his "unregenerate" behavior in the local countryside (472).

Chronological Order: 
9.30
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Wedding Slavery Antics

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