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The Resource On the edge of freedom : the fugitive slave issue in south central Pennsylvania, 1820-1870, David G. Smith, (electronic resource)

On the edge of freedom : the fugitive slave issue in south central Pennsylvania, 1820-1870, David G. Smith, (electronic resource)

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On the edge of freedom : the fugitive slave issue in south central Pennsylvania, 1820-1870
Title
On the edge of freedom
Title remainder
the fugitive slave issue in south central Pennsylvania, 1820-1870
Statement of responsibility
David G. Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, David G.
Dewey number
326/.809748
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.S64 2013
Series statement
The North's Civil War
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African Americans
  • Antislavery movements
  • Abolitionists
  • Underground Railroad
  • Borderlands
  • Pennsylvania
Label
On the edge of freedom : the fugitive slave issue in south central Pennsylvania, 1820-1870, David G. Smith, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Fugitive Slave Issue on "the Edge of Freedom" -- South Central Pennsylvania, Fugitive Slaves, and the Underground Railroad -- Thaddeus Stevens' Dilemma, Colonizationism, and the Turbulent Years of Early Antislavery in Adams County, 1835-39 -- Antislavery Petitioning in South Central Pennsylvania -- The Fugitive Slave Issue on Trial : The 1840s in South Central Pennsylvania -- Controversy and Christiana : The Fugitive Slave Issue in South Central Pennsylvania, 1850-51 -- Interlude: Kidnapping, Kansas, and the Rise of Race-Based Partisanship : The Fugitive Slave Issue in South Central Pennsylvania, 1852-57 -- Revival of the Fugitive Slave Issue, 1858-61 -- Contrabands, "White Victories," and the Ultimate Slave Hunt : The Recasting the Fugitive Slave Issue in Civil War South Central Pennsylvania -- After the Shooting : South Central Pennsylvania after the Civil War -- Conclusion: The Postwar Ramifications of the Fugitive Slave Issue "On the Edge of Freedom" -- Appendix A: Selected Fugitive Slave Advertisements, 1818-1828 -- Appendix B: 1828 South Central Pennsylvania Petition Opposing Slavery in the District of Columbia -- Appendix C: 1847 Gettysburg African American Petition -- Appendix D: 1846 Adams County Petition -- Appendix E: 1861 Franklin County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix F: 1861 Adams County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix G: [Second] 1861 Adams County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix H: 1861 Doylestown, Bucks County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix I: 1861 Newtown, Bucks County Pro-Personal Liberty Law Petition
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000756502
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Isbn
9780823240326
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037748
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000756502
Label
On the edge of freedom : the fugitive slave issue in south central Pennsylvania, 1820-1870, David G. Smith, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The Fugitive Slave Issue on "the Edge of Freedom" -- South Central Pennsylvania, Fugitive Slaves, and the Underground Railroad -- Thaddeus Stevens' Dilemma, Colonizationism, and the Turbulent Years of Early Antislavery in Adams County, 1835-39 -- Antislavery Petitioning in South Central Pennsylvania -- The Fugitive Slave Issue on Trial : The 1840s in South Central Pennsylvania -- Controversy and Christiana : The Fugitive Slave Issue in South Central Pennsylvania, 1850-51 -- Interlude: Kidnapping, Kansas, and the Rise of Race-Based Partisanship : The Fugitive Slave Issue in South Central Pennsylvania, 1852-57 -- Revival of the Fugitive Slave Issue, 1858-61 -- Contrabands, "White Victories," and the Ultimate Slave Hunt : The Recasting the Fugitive Slave Issue in Civil War South Central Pennsylvania -- After the Shooting : South Central Pennsylvania after the Civil War -- Conclusion: The Postwar Ramifications of the Fugitive Slave Issue "On the Edge of Freedom" -- Appendix A: Selected Fugitive Slave Advertisements, 1818-1828 -- Appendix B: 1828 South Central Pennsylvania Petition Opposing Slavery in the District of Columbia -- Appendix C: 1847 Gettysburg African American Petition -- Appendix D: 1846 Adams County Petition -- Appendix E: 1861 Franklin County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix F: 1861 Adams County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix G: [Second] 1861 Adams County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix H: 1861 Doylestown, Bucks County Pro-Colonization Petition -- Appendix I: 1861 Newtown, Bucks County Pro-Personal Liberty Law Petition
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000756502
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Isbn
9780823240326
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011037748
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000756502

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