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First Name
Last Name
Houston Jones
Arkansas Tech University
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slavery, American South, nineteenth century
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About Me
Recent Publications

“White Fear of Black Rebellion, 1819-1866” in The Elaine Massacre and Arkansas: A Century of Atrocity and Resistance, 1819-1919, edited by Guy Lancaster (Little Rock: Butler Center Books, a subsidiary of the University of Arkansas Press, 2018).

“Bondswomen on Arkansas’s Cotton Frontier: Migration, Labor, Family, and Resistance among an Exploited Class,” in Arkansas Women: Their Lives and Times, edited by Cherisse Jones-Branch and Gary Edwards (Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2018).

“Doubtless Guilty: Lynching and Slaves in Antebellum Arkansas,” in Bullets and Fire: Lynching and Authority in Arkansas from Slavery through the 1930s, edited by Guy Lancaster (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2017).

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
North America, United States
Expertise by Chronology
Expertise by Topic
American Civil War, Emancipation, Local & Regional, Race, Rural & Agrarian History, Slavery