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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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Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania

William J. Switala - History - 2001 - 216 pages
Includes detailed maps of the known routes and railroad sites. Organized in antebellum America to help slaves escape to freedom, the Underground Railroad was cloaked in secrecy ...
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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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The Liberty Line: The Legend of the Underground Railroad

Larry Gara - History - 2013 - 216 pages
" The underground railroad -- with its mysterious signals, secret depots, abolitionist heroes, and slave-hunting villains -- has become part of American mythology. But legend ...
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The Underground Railroad: A Primary Source History of the Journey to Freedom

Philip Wolny - History - 2003 - 64 pages
Examines the events and key figures behind the formation and operation of the Underground Railroad, the secretive and illegal organization that helped American slaves escape to ...
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How the Irish Became White

Noel Ignatiev - History - 2012 - 288 pages
'...from time to time a study comes along that truly can be called ‘path breaking,’ ‘seminal,’ ‘essential,’ a ‘must read.’ How the Irish Became White is such a study.' John ...
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Religion, Race, and the Making of Confederate Kentucky, 1830–1880

Luke E. Harlow - History - 2014
This book sheds new light on the role of religion in the nineteenth-century slavery debates. In it, Luke E. Harlow argues that ongoing conflict over the meaning of Christian ...
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Letters of a Civil War Nurse: Cornelia Hancock, 1863-1865

Cornelia Hancock - History - 1971 - 173 pages
From Gettysburg to Richmond, Cornelia Hancock served in makeshift hospitals and even on the battlefield. She was called "The Florence Nightingale of America". Originally ...
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