The Underground Railroad. Volume 1

$230.00

William Still

Series: American History, Culture and Literature
BISAC: HIS036040

The Underground Railroad by William Still, a conductor for the Underground Railroad, is a compilation of letters, interviews, and other primary sources of Underground Railroad conductors, abolitionist, and fugitive slaves. It is an archive of primary documents that trace the narrative of the greatest, most successful campaign of civil disobedience in American history. This 3 volume book is powerful and highly educational. (Imprint: SNOVA)

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List of Illustrations
Preface
Preface to Revised Edition
Chapter 1. SETH CONCKLIN
Chapter 2. UNDERGROUND RAILROAD LETTERS.
Chapter 3. WILLIAM BOX PEEL JONES
Chapter 4. WESLEY HARRIS ALIAS ROBERT JACKSON, CRAVEN MATTERSON AND TWO BROTHERS.
Chapter 5. CLARISSA DAVIS
Chapter 6. ANTHONY BLOW ALIAS HENRY LEVISON
Chapter 7. PERRY JOHNSON, OF ELKTON, MARYLAND.
Chapter 8. ISAAC FORMAN, WILLIAM DAVIS AND WILLIS REDICK.
Chapter 9. JOSEPH HENRY CAMP
Chapter 10. SHERIDAN FORD
Chapter 11. JOSEPH KNEELAND ALIAS JOSEPH HULSON
Chapter 12. EX-PRESIDENT TYLER’S HOUSEHOLD LOSES AN ARISTOCRATIC ARTICLE.
Chapter 13. EDWARD MORGAN, HENRY JOHNSON, JAMES AND STEPHEN BUTLER.
Chapter 14. HENRY PREDO
Chapter 15. MARY EPPS ALIAS EMMA BROWN, JOSEPH AND ROBERT ROBINSON.
Chapter 16. GEORGE SOLOMON, DANIEL NEALL, BENJAMIN R. FLETCHER AND MARIA DORSEY.
Chapter 17. HENRY BOX BROWN
Chapter 18. TRIAL OF THE EMANCIPATORS OF COL. J.H. WHEELER’S SLAVES, JANE JOHNSON AND HER TWO LITTLE BOYS.
Chapter 19. THE ARRIVALS OF A SINGLE MONTH.
Chapter 20. A SLAVE GIRL’S NARRATIVE.
Chapter 21. ARRIVAL OF JACKSON, ISAAC AND EDMONDSON TURNER FROM PETERSBURG.
Chapter 22. ROBERT BROWN ALIAS THOMAS JONES.
Chapter 23. ANTHONY LONEY ALIAS WILLIAM ARMSTEAD AND CORNELIUS SCOTT.
Chapter 24. SAMUEL WILLIAMS ALIAS JOHN WILLIAMS.
Chapter 25. BARNABY GRIGBY ALIAS JOHN BOYER, AND MARY ELIZABETH HIS WIFE, FRANK WANZER ALIAS ROBERT SCOTT, EMILY FOSTER ALIAS ANN WOOD.
Chapter 26. WILLIAM JORDAN ALIAS WILLIAM PRICE.
Chapter 27. JOSEPH GRANT AND JOHN SPEAKS.
Chapter 28. WILLIAM N. TAYLOR.
Chapter 29. LOUISA BROWN, JACOB WATERS, AND ALFRED GOULDEN.
Chapter 30. ARRIVAL FROM BALTIMORE.
Chapter 31. SEVERAL ARRIVALS FROM DIFFERENT PLACES.
Chapter 32. ARRIVAL FROM RICHMOND.
Chapter 33. EIGHT ARRIVALS.
Chapter 34. CHARLES THOMPSON.
Chapter 35. BLOOD FLOWED FREELY.
Chapter 36. JOHN PETTIFOOT.
Chapter 37. EMANUEL T. WHITE.
Chapter 38. THE ESCAPE OF A CHILD FOURTEEN MONTHS OLD.
Chapter 39. ESCAPE OF A YOUNG SLAVE MOTHER.
Chapter 40. SAMUEL W. JOHNSON.
Chapter 41. FAMILY FROM BALTIMORE.
Chapter 42. ELIJAH HILTON.
Chapter 43. SOLOMON BROWN.
Chapter 44. WILLIAM HOGG ALIAS JOHN SMITH.
Chapter 45. TWO FEMALE PASSENGERS FROM MARYLAND.
Chapter 46. CAPTAIN F. AND THE MAYOR OF NORFOLK.
Chapter 47. ARRIVALS FROM DIFFERENT PLACES.
Chapter 48. FLEEING GIRL OF FIFTEEN IN MALE ATTIRE.
Chapter 49. FIVE YEARS AND ONE MONTH SECRETED.
Chapter 50. FROM VIRGINIA, MARYLAND AND DELAWARE.
Chapter 51. SAM, ISAAC, PERRY, CHARLES AND GREEN.
Chapter 52. FROM RICHMOND AND NORFOLK, VA.
Chapter 53. FOUR ARRIVALS.
Chapter 54. FROM VIRGINIA, MARYLAND, DELAWARE, NORTH CAROLINA, WASHINGTON, D.C. AND SOUTH CAROLINA.
Chapter 55. CHARLES GILBERT,
Chapter 56. LIBERTY OR DEATH.
Chapter 57. SALT-WATER FUGITIVE.
Chapter 58. SAMUEL GREEN ALIAS WESLEY KINNARD.
Chapter 59. AN IRISH GIRL’S DEVOTION TO FREEDOM.
Chapter 60. “SAM” NIXON ALIAS DR. THOMAS BAYNE.
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