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The Underground Railroad in Floyd County, Indiana

Pamela R. Peters - Social Science - 2001 - 224 pages
Floyd County, Indiana, and its county seat, New Albany, are located directly across the Ohio River from Louisville, Kentucky. Louisville was a major slave-trade center, and ...
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Forbidden Fruit: Love Stories from the Underground Railroad

Betty DeRamus - History - 2005 - 288 pages
Forbidden Fruit is a collection of fascinating, largely untold stories of ordinary men and women who took extraor dinary measures, risking life and limb to be together. Itıs ...
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Places of the Underground Railroad: A Geographical Guide

Tom Calarco, Cynthia Vogel - History - 2011 - 422 pages
Presents a geographic overview of the Underground Railroad, describing its founding and the most important locations and crossing points in the network used to shelter and ...
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Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad: The Geography of Resistance

Cheryl Janifer LaRoche - Social Science - 2013 - 224 pages
This enlightening study employs the tools of archaeology to uncover a new historical perspective on the Underground Railroad. Unlike previous histories of the Underground ...
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An African Republic: Black and White Virginians in the Making of Liberia

Marie Tyler-McGraw - Social Science - 2009 - 264 pages
The nineteenth-century American Colonization Society (ACS) project of persuading all American free blacks to emigrate to the ACS colony of Liberia could never be accomplished ...
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Ontario's African-Canadian Heritage: Collected Writings by Fred Landon, 1918 ...

Fred Landon - History - 2009 - 367 pages
This illustrated collection offers a wealth of data on slavery, abolition, the Underground Railroad, providing unique insights into the African-Canadian heritage in Ontario.
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Beyond the River: The Untold Story of the Heroes of the Underground

Ann Hagedorn - History - 2008 - 352 pages
Beyond the River brings to brilliant life the dramatic story of the forgotten heroes of the Ripley, Ohio, line of the Underground Railroad. The decades preceding the Civil War ...
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Encyclopedia of the Underground Railroad

J. Blaine Hudson - History - 2006 - 316 pages
Fugitive slaves were reported in the American colonies as early as the 1640s, and escapes escalated with the growth of slavery over the next two hundred years. As the number of ...
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Race and Liberty in the New Nation: Emancipation in Virginia from the ...

Eva Sheppard Wolf - History - 2006 - 284 pages
"By examining how ordinary Virginia citizens grappled with the vexing problem of slavery in a society dedicated to universal liberty, Eva Sheppard Wolf broadens our ...
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