Property rites the Rhinelander trial, passing, and the protection of whiteness / Elizabeth M. Smith-Pryor

Author(s): Smith-Pryor, Elizabeth M
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Subjects: Trials (Divorce)--New York (State)--Westchester County
Marriage--Annulment--New York (State)--Westchester County
Interracial marriage--New York (State)--Westchester County
Scandals--New York (State)--Westchester County
Electronic books
Rhinelander, Leonard Kip--Trials, litigation, etc
Jones, Alice Beatrice--Trials, litigation, etc
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2009
LC Classification: K, KF
Physical Description: xiii, 391 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: ebrary, Inc
Notes: LCCN: 2008047143
ISBN: 9780807859391 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0807859397 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780807832684 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0807832685 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-372) and index
Contents: Curious acts -- "All mixed up" in New York -- The trial begins -- Passing and the "seemingly absurd question" of race -- Defending the citadel of whiteness from the "awful stain" -- The trial continues : degeneracy, modern love, and "filthy letters" -- "Poor little cupid" and the marriage contract -- Blind love and the visibility of race -- The trial ends
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
OCLC Number: ebr10313957
ISBN/ISSN: 9780807859391
0807859397
9780807832684
0807832685