Enduring Truths : Sojourner's shadows and substance /
"Runaway slave Sojourner Truth gained fame in the nineteenth century as an abolitionist, feminist, and orator and earned a living partly by selling photographic carte de visite portraits of herself at lectures and by mail. Cartes de visite, similar in format to calling cards, were relatively in...
The University of Chicago Press,
- Truth in Indiana 1861
- Truth as Libyan sibyl
- Truth in Michigan 1863
- Shadows and substance
- Truth's captioned cartes de visite after 1864
- Shadows and chemistry
- Texts and circulating paper
- Truth's illiteracy
- Truth's copyright
- Money and the Civil War
- Collecting and the late photographs
- Album politics
- Truth's last portraits 1881-83.