Wendell P. Dabney     

Guide to African American Resources
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From the Library Catalog:

Call Number    GENERAL 973.7115 G855
Author    Griffler, Keith P.
Title    Front line of freedom : African Americans and the forging of the Underground Railroad in the Ohio Valley / Keith P. Griffler.
Published    Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, c2004.
Description    xvi, 169 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series    Ohio River Valley series
Ohio River Valley series.
ISBN    0-8131-2298-8 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Bibliography    Includes bibliographical references (p. 151) and index.
Contents    River of slavery, river of freedom -- No promised land -- Home over Jordan -- Band of angels -- Egypt's border -- Prelude to exodus.
Subjects    African Americans -- Ohio River Valley -- History -- 19th century.
Antislavery movements -- Ohio River Valley -- History -- 19th century.
Fugitive slaves -- Ohio River Valley -- History -- 19th century.
Ohio River Valley -- History -- 19th century.
Underground Railroad -- Ohio River Valley.

 

 


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