Christmas in the Big House: Christmas in the Quarters
Describes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses of the South and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War. Reprint.
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In "Christmas in the Big House, Christmas in the Quarters" the reader learns of the times just before the Civil War. It depicts the life on plantations in Virginia. This story is depicted from the ... Read full review
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Christmas in the Big House, Christmas in the Quarters by Patricia C. McKissack It’s Christmas time on the Virginia Plantation in 1859. The slaves are told to clean the house and decorate it for ... Read full review