The Letterbook of Eliza Lucas Pinckney, 1739-1762
Call Number: F272 .P6416 1997
Publication Date: 1997-06-01
Eliza Lucas Pinckney was one of the most distinguished women of colonial America, pioneering the large-scale cultivation of indigo in South Carolina. Her letters reveal an eventful life with myriad interests, changing politics, innovative ideas about slavery, and an unusually happy marriage.