A Free Black Girl Before the Civil War

A Free Black Girl Before the Civil War

The Diary of Charlotte Forten, 1854

Book - 2000
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The diary of a sixteen-year-old free African American who lived in Massachusettts in 1854 records her schooling, participation in the antislavery movement, and concern for an arrested fugitive slave. Includes sidebars, activities, and a timeline related to this era.
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Blue Earth Books, c2000
ISBN: 9780736803458
Characteristics: 32 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Steele, Christy 1970-
Graves, Kerry A.


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