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The Search for the Underground Railroad in Upstate New York

Tom Calarco - History - 2014 - 144 pages
Because of its clandestine nature, much of the history of the Underground Railroad remains shrouded in secrecy—so much so that some historians have even doubted its importance ...
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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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Secret Lives of the Underground Railroad in New York City: Sydney Howard Gay ...

Don Papson, Tom Calarco - History - 2015 - 312 pages
During the fourteen years Sydney Howard Gay edited the American Anti-Slavery Society's National Anti-Slavery Standard in New York City, he worked with some of the most ...
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People of the Underground Railroad: A Biographical Dictionary

Tom Calarco - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 377 pages
Presents one hundred alphabetically arranged entries detailing the lives of the people who made up the Underground Railroad from 1800 up to the beginning of the Civil War ...
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Abolition and the Underground Railroad in Vermont

Michelle Sherburne - History - 2013 - 160 pages
Many believe that support for the abolition of slavery was universally accepted in Vermont, but it was actually a fiercely divisive issue that rocked the Green Mountain State ...
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The Underground Railroad from Slavery to Freedom: A Comprehensive History

Wilbur H. Siebert - History - 2012 - 560 pages
First published in 1898, this comprehensive history was the first documented survey of a system that helped fugitive slaves escape from areas in the antebellum South to regions ...
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Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad

Eric Foner - History - 2015 - 320 pages
The dramatic story of fugitive slaves and the antislavery activists who defied the law to help them reach freedom. More than any other scholar, Eric Foner has influenced our ...
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David Ruggles: A Radical Black Abolitionist and the Underground Railroad in ...

Graham Russell Gao Hodges - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 280 pages
David Ruggles (1810-1849) was one of the most heroic--and has been one of the most often overlooked--figures of the early abolitionist movement in America. Graham Russell Gao ...
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North Star Country: Upstate New York and the Crusade for African American ...

Milton C. Sernett - History - 2002 - 369 pages
The compelling and wide-ranging tale that examines the moral choices made by blacks and whites of New York State to aid the newly freed slaves to secure the promise of freedom ...
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William Still and the Underground Railroad: Fugitive Slaves and Family Ties

Lurey Khan - History - 2010
The Stills were the prototypical African American family who lived, worked, and sometimes prospered before, during, and after the Civil War. History is replete with the ...
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