Places Of The Underground Railroad

Author: Tom Calarco
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313381461
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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 transport fugitive slave from the South.

Places On The Underground Railroad Ripley Ohio Underground Railroad People Places

Author: John L. Hoh, Jr.
ISBN: 1312597127
Size: 66.21 MB
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Some more on Ripley's Underground Railroad Involvement Since I began writing
on the topic of the Underground Railroad, I was gravitated toward the town of
Ripley, Ohio, which I visited in 1982 (on our family's way to the Knoxville World's
Fair). That is when I first learned that there was an Underground Railroad
movement active in Ripley. One cannot miss the Rankin home overlooking the
town. One Ripley abolitionist even wrote in a local newspaper: “I - 35 - John L.
Hoh, Jr. Some ...

The Underground Railroad

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 9780788146572
Size: 33.24 MB
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Findings: the Underground Railroad story is nationally significant; a few elements of the story are represented in existing National Park Service units & other sites, but many important resource types are not adequately represented & ...

Encyclopedia Of The Underground Railroad

Author: J. Blaine Hudson
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476602301
Size: 17.41 MB
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Fugitive slaves were reported in the American colonies as early as the 1640s, and escapes escalated with the growth of slavery over the next 200 years.

The Mystery On The Underground Railroad

Author: Carole Marsh
Publisher: Gallopade International
ISBN: 0635069075
Size: 74.43 MB
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Below is the Reading Levels Guide for this book: Grade Levels: 3-6 Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 5.1 Accelerated Reader Points: 3 Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 74566 Lexile Measure: 770 Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Level: Q ...

Hippocrene Guide To The Underground Railroad

Author: Charles L. Blockson
Publisher: New York : Hippocrene Books
Size: 44.86 MB
Format: PDF
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Offers a travel guide and historic reference to historic sites in twenty-three states and two Canadian provinces relating to the Underground Railroad

History Of The Underground Railroad

Author: R. C. Smedley
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811731898
Size: 66.49 MB
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• Reprint of a significant primary source on the Underground Railroad • Colorful information and anecdotes from the participants Originally published in 1883 and long out of print, this remarkable volume examines the Underground ...

The Underground Railroad

Author: Dennis B. Fradin
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
ISBN: 9780761430148
Size: 43.78 MB
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"Covers the development of the Underground Railroad as a watershed event in U.S. history, influencing social, economic, and political policies that shaped the nation's future"--Provided by publisher.

North By Night

Author: Katherine Ayres
Publisher: Yearling
ISBN: 0307833976
Size: 21.93 MB
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It's 1851 and Lucy Spencer's family is keeping a secret.