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Vigilance : the life of William Still, father of the Underground Railroad  Cover Image Book Book

Vigilance : the life of William Still, father of the Underground Railroad / Andrew K. Diemer.

Summary:

"The remarkable and inspiring story of William Still, an unknown abolitionist who dedicated his life to managing a critical section of the Underground Railroad in Philadelphia--the free state directly north of the Mason-Dixon line--helping hundreds of people escape from slavery" -- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593534380
  • Physical Description: 410 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2022.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Subject: Still, William, 1821-1902.
African American abolitionists > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > Biography.
Abolitionists > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > Biography.
Underground Railroad > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia.
Antislavery movements > United States > History > 19th century.
Fugitive slaves > United States > Biography.
Philadelphia (Pa.) > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Community Library (Sunbury).

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  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Community Library (Sunbury) 973.7 Die (Text) 30210313169350 New Books Available -


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