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The Resource The underground railroad on the western frontier : escapes from Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and the territories of Kansas, Nebraska and the Indian nations, 1840-1865, James Patrick Morgans

The underground railroad on the western frontier : escapes from Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and the territories of Kansas, Nebraska and the Indian nations, 1840-1865, James Patrick Morgans

Label
The underground railroad on the western frontier : escapes from Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and the territories of Kansas, Nebraska and the Indian nations, 1840-1865
Title
The underground railroad on the western frontier
Title remainder
escapes from Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and the territories of Kansas, Nebraska and the Indian nations, 1840-1865
Statement of responsibility
James Patrick Morgans
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book details the history and development of the Underground Railroad in Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, and Oklahoma. Topics include: lesser known escape routes into Mexico and American Indian nations, the sacking of Lawrence and its role in upping guerilla warfare; escapees' use of steamboats; and the activities of John Brown, James Montgomery, Dan Anthony, and others"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morgans, James Patrick
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.M77 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground Railroad
  • Antislavery movements
  • Fugitive slaves
Label
The underground railroad on the western frontier : escapes from Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and the territories of Kansas, Nebraska and the Indian nations, 1840-1865, James Patrick Morgans
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • Kansas -- Missouri: freedom escapes -- Missouri: hemp and "Little Dixie" empires -- Iowa-Nebraska -- Arkansas: liberty via steamboats -- Arkansas: fleeing from farms and plantations -- Western frontier and the Indian nations -- (Oklahoma)
  • Kansas -- Missouri: freedom escapes -- Missouri: hemp and "Little Dixie" empires -- Iowa-Nebraska -- Arkansas: liberty via steamboats -- Arkansas: fleeing from farms and plantations -- Western frontier and the Indian nations (Oklahoma)
Control code
463284021
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 221 pages
Isbn
9780786437917
Isbn Type
(illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009054188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)463284021
Label
The underground railroad on the western frontier : escapes from Missouri, Arkansas, Iowa and the territories of Kansas, Nebraska and the Indian nations, 1840-1865, James Patrick Morgans
Publication
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
  • Kansas -- Missouri: freedom escapes -- Missouri: hemp and "Little Dixie" empires -- Iowa-Nebraska -- Arkansas: liberty via steamboats -- Arkansas: fleeing from farms and plantations -- Western frontier and the Indian nations -- (Oklahoma)
  • Kansas -- Missouri: freedom escapes -- Missouri: hemp and "Little Dixie" empires -- Iowa-Nebraska -- Arkansas: liberty via steamboats -- Arkansas: fleeing from farms and plantations -- Western frontier and the Indian nations (Oklahoma)
Control code
463284021
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 221 pages
Isbn
9780786437917
Isbn Type
(illustrated case binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009054188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)463284021

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