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Forever free: the story of the Emancipation Proclamation

Dorothy Sterling - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1963 - 208 pages
Describes historic signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, then traces progress of slavery from first traders in Africa to the Civil War
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The Story of Harriet Tubman: Conductor of the Underground Railroad

Kate McMullan - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1990 - 112 pages
Recounts the difficult early years, escape to the north, and heroic work leading more than three hundred slaves to freedom
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The Trouble They Seen: The Story of Reconstruction in the Words of African ...

Dorothy Sterling - History - 1994 - 491 pages
Most histories of Reconstruction deal primarily with political issues and the larger conflicts between Democrats and Republicans, notherners and southerners. The Trouble They ...
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The Outer Lands: A Natural History Guide to Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard ...

Dorothy Sterling - Nature - 1978 - 189 pages
Line drawings and text reveal the distinctive animal and plant life inhabiting the peninsula and New England islands
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We are Your Sisters: Black Women in the Nineteenth Century

Dorothy Sterling - History - 1997 - 539 pages
Documents the trials and joys of nineteenth-century Black women and suggests new ways of perceiving Black women, their relations with others, and their attitudes toward family ...
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Black Foremothers: Three Lives

Dorothy Sterling - Biography & Autobiography - 1988 - 174 pages
Presents portraits of three Black women who struggle against slavery and lynching and worked to foster civil rights and suffrage between 1826 and 1954
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Speak Out in Thunder Tones: Letters and Other Writings by Black Northerners ...

Dorothy Sterling - History - 1973 - 396 pages
This impressive collection, drawn from a wealth of original research into previously untapped sources—including letters, diaries, memoirs, speeches, poems, songs, newspaper ...
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Ahead of Her Time: Abby Kelley and the Politics of Antislavery

Dorothy Sterling - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 480 pages
Unpublished letters, diaries, and newspaper accounts provide the foundation for this biography of the Quaker woman who was among those in the forefront of the crusade against ...
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The Making of an Afro-American: Martin Robison Delany, 1812-1885

Dorothy Sterling - History - 1971 - 352 pages
Decades before Marcus Garvey, W.E.B. Du Bois, and Malcolm X, Martin Robison Delany (1812-1885) proclaimed his pride in being black, and demanded, not only emancipation but ...
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