A Mysterious Life and Calling: From Slavery to Ministry in South Carolina
- Charlotte S. Riley
- Crystal J. Lucky
- xiv + 126 pp., ill., bibl., index
- Publication date
- Madison: University of Wisconsin Press
- Memoir of evangelist Charlotte S. Riley, who was educated in the 1840s despite prohibitions against black literacy and became the minister of an African Methodist Episcopal church.
- Main subject
- Autobiography and Biography
Religion and Spirituality
- 9780299306748 (pap.); 9780299306731 (ebook)
- Riley, Charlotte S. A Mysterious Life and Calling: From Slavery to Ministry in South Carolina. Edited by Crystal J. Lucky. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2016. Sylvia. Accessed December 6, 2021. https://sylvia.library.wisc.edu/catalog/SYL1805.
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