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The Resource A fluid frontier : slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland, edited by Karolyn Smardz Frost and Veta Smith Tucker ; with a foreword by David W. Blight

A fluid frontier : slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland, edited by Karolyn Smardz Frost and Veta Smith Tucker ; with a foreword by David W. Blight

Label
A fluid frontier : slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland
Title
A fluid frontier
Title remainder
slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karolyn Smardz Frost and Veta Smith Tucker ; with a foreword by David W. Blight
Title variation
Slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
EXG
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.F58 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Great Lakes books
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Label
A fluid frontier : slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland, edited by Karolyn Smardz Frost and Veta Smith Tucker ; with a foreword by David W. Blight
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Uncertain freedom in frontier Detroit / Veta Smith Tucker -- Forging transnational networks for freedom / Karolyn Smarz Frost -- The illusion of safety: attempts to extradite fugitive slaves from Canada / Bryan Prince -- Canadian black settlements in the Detroit River region / Irene Moore Davis -- Worship way stations in Detroit / Barbara Hughes Smith -- Extending the right hand of fellowship: Sandwich Baptist Church, Amherstburg First Baptist, and the Amherstburg Baptist Association / Adrienne Shadd -- The Voice of the Fugitive: a transnational abolitionist organ / Afua Cooper -- A community militant and organized: the Colored Vigilant Committee of Detroit / Roy Finkenbine -- I am going straight to Canada: women underground railroad activists in the Detroit River border zone / Margaret Washington -- Bridging rivers: Caroline Quarlls's remarkable journey / Kimberly Simmons and Larry McClellan -- One more river to cross: the Crosswhites' escapes from slavery / Debian Marty -- The McCoys: charting freedom from both sides of the river / Carol E. Mull -- The useful frontier: John Brown's Detroit River preface to the Harper's Ferry raid / Louis A. Decaro, Jr
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 286 pages
Isbn
9780814339596
Lccn
2015946924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939922253
  • UtOrBLW
Label
A fluid frontier : slavery, resistance, and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River borderland, edited by Karolyn Smardz Frost and Veta Smith Tucker ; with a foreword by David W. Blight
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Uncertain freedom in frontier Detroit / Veta Smith Tucker -- Forging transnational networks for freedom / Karolyn Smarz Frost -- The illusion of safety: attempts to extradite fugitive slaves from Canada / Bryan Prince -- Canadian black settlements in the Detroit River region / Irene Moore Davis -- Worship way stations in Detroit / Barbara Hughes Smith -- Extending the right hand of fellowship: Sandwich Baptist Church, Amherstburg First Baptist, and the Amherstburg Baptist Association / Adrienne Shadd -- The Voice of the Fugitive: a transnational abolitionist organ / Afua Cooper -- A community militant and organized: the Colored Vigilant Committee of Detroit / Roy Finkenbine -- I am going straight to Canada: women underground railroad activists in the Detroit River border zone / Margaret Washington -- Bridging rivers: Caroline Quarlls's remarkable journey / Kimberly Simmons and Larry McClellan -- One more river to cross: the Crosswhites' escapes from slavery / Debian Marty -- The McCoys: charting freedom from both sides of the river / Carol E. Mull -- The useful frontier: John Brown's Detroit River preface to the Harper's Ferry raid / Louis A. Decaro, Jr
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 286 pages
Isbn
9780814339596
Lccn
2015946924
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939922253
  • UtOrBLW

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