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Author Shipherd, Jacob R. (Jacob Rudd), 1836-1905

Title History of the Oberlin-Wellington rescue. [electronic resource] Comp. by Jacob R. Shipherd. With an introd. by Prof. Henry E. Peck and Hon. Ralph Plumb.

Imprint Boston, J. P. Jewett and company; New York, Sheldon and company, 1859


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 Axe Making of America E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 280 p. 23 cm.
Series Making of America.
Note The arrest of John, a fugitive slave of John G. Bacon of Kentucky, residing in Oberlin, O., and his rescue from the hand of the officers by a number of citizens.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Digital Library Initiatives, 2000. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. [Making of America] This volume is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation as part of Making of America IV: the American voice, 1850-1877.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Oberlin-Wellington Rescue, 1858
Electronic information resources.
United States. Fugitive slave law (1850)
Fugitive slaves -- United States
Added Author Plumb, Ralph, 1816-1903.
Peck, Henry Everard, 1821-1867.
Bushnell, Simeon, Defendant
University of Michigan. Library.
Added Title Oberlin-Wellington rescue.
In: Making of America. URL:

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