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The story of the life of John Anderson, the fugitive slave.

Harper Twelvetrees

The story of the life of John Anderson, the fugitive slave.

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Anderson, John, b. 1831?,
    • Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1863 ed.

      SeriesThe Black heritage library collection
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE450.A54 T9 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 182 p.
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5318324M
      ISBN 10083698837X
      LC Control Number72164378
      OCLC/WorldCa160849

      Original data: Thompson, John,. The life of John Thompson, a fugitive slave: containing his history of 25 years in bondage, and his providential escape.


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Harper Twelvetrees, M.A. p., ill. London William Tweedie,Strand, W. Call number AT (Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library, Duke University Libraries). The identity of the author of The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave () is unknown.

While the title page lists no author, the text lists Harper Twelvetrees, a British abolitionist, as its editor. Twelvetrees also contributes a preface to the text. Twelvetrees was born in   The Story of the Life of John Anderson: The Fugitive Slave [Anderson, John, Mitchell, J., Twelvetrees, Harper] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Story of the Life of John Anderson: The Fugitive SlaveAuthor: John Anderson, J. Mitchell. Title:: The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave: Editor:: Twelvetrees, Harper, Note: London: W. Tweedie, Link: illustrated HTML. Story of the life of John Anderson, the fugitive slave.

Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: John Anderson; John Anderson: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harper Twelvetrees.

The Story Of The Life Of John Anderson: The Fugitive Slave () [Harper Twelvetrees] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks. It is a part of the collection North American slave narratives. |p Transcribed from: |t The story of the life of John Anderson: the fugitive slave / edited by Harper Twelvetrees, M.A., Chairman of the John Anderson Committee.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPages: The story of Mattie J. Jackson her parentage, experience of eighteen years in slavery, incidents the fugitive slave. book the war, her escape from slavery: a true story / by: Jackson, Mattie J.

Published: () Biography of an American bondman by his daughter / by: Brown, Josephine. The Story of the Life of John Anderson: The Fugitive Slave. John Anderson $   The Paperback of the The Story of the Life of John Anderson: The Fugitive Slave by J.

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The story of the life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave (W. Tweedie, ). From the Archives of Ontario. The first wave of African-American immigration to Canada from the United States came.

Background. John Anderson was an African-American slave who escaped to Canada, evading the pursuit of bounty hunters. While on the run he killed a farmer from Howard County, on stabbed the farmer, Seneca Digges, who died shortly after.

Digges intended to legally recapture Anderson, and ultimately send him back into his master’s custody. ANDERSON, JOHN (originally named Jack Burton), fugitive slave; b. ; fl. Jack Burton was a slave of Moses Burton of Fayette, Mo.

Jack’s father escaped from slavery shortly after Jack was born and his mother was sold to a slave trader when he was seven. On 25 Dec. he married Marie Tomlin, a slave who lived near the Burton. Fugitive slave, any individual who escaped from slavery in the period before and including the American Civil War.

In general they fled to Canada or to free states in the North, though Florida (for a time under Spanish control) was also a place of refuge.

(See Black Seminoles.) Osler, John: fugitive slaves Fugitive Slaves Flee from Maryland. The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave (London: W. Tweedie, ), ed. by Harper Twelvetrees (illustrated HTML and TEI with commentary at UNC) Filed under: Slavery -- Missouri -- St. Louis -- History -- 19th century.

From the Darkness Cometh the Light, or, Struggles for Freedom (St. Louis: J. Smith, ca. ), by Lucy A. John Brown (c – ), also known by his slave name, "Fed", was born into slavery on a plantation in Southampton County, is known for his memoir published in London, England inSlave Life in Georgia: A Narrative of the Life, Sufferings, and Escape of John Brown, a Fugitive Slave, Now in slave narrative, dictated to a helper who wrote it, recounted his life.

In his published book “The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave” White British author Harper Twelvetrees wrote “While Anderson was yet an infant, his father made his escape from slavery, and, it was believed, went to South America.

33 Twelvetrees, Harper, The Story of the Life of John Anderson, The Fugitive Slave (London: William Tweedie, ); A. Homer to Chamerovzow, 15 JulyC32/96, BFASS Papers, Rhodes House Library, Oxford by: 7.

Twelvetrees wrote a book on the life of a slave – The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave – published by William Tweedie of London in The book was reprinted by Dodo Press in ISBN The Fugitive Slave Act cut across the lives of the 16 men and women who fled to freedom and whose stories are told in Dennis Brindell Fradin's ''Bound for the North Star.'' In 12 compact, tension-filled chapters based on the runaways' reminiscences, Fradin.

50 Years Past - The Serial Murderer who terrorized Ann Arbor & Ypsilanti. - Duration: Dale Leslieviews. Wessyngton Plantation: A Family's Road to Freedom | NPT. On FebruJohn Anderson, an escaped slave from Missouri, was discharged by a Toronto court, narrowly avoiding a return to the shackles of slavery.

Born a slave in Missouri, Anderson was separated from his wife and children when sold to a new owner. The life of John Thompson, a fugitive slave; containing his history of 25 years in bondage, and his providential escape by Thompson, John, b.

Pages:   In Decembera month before Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation marked the beginning of the end of the abolitionist slave narrative, Bromley-by-Bow manufacturer Harper Twelvetrees was compiling one of the final works in the genre, The Story of.

HAMILTON, C.W., Saturday, Feb. The final decision in the case of ANDERSON, the fugitive slave, was given to-day. The Court sustained the decision of the Court of Queen's Bench on the question.

Even local judges, though sworn to uphold the Fugitive Slave Act, were often willing to “feed the trembling sable fugitive, hide him from his pursuers, and bid him Godspeed on his journey toward the North Star.” Franklin County’s resistance to the Fugitive Slave Act must have suggested other anti-slavery fugitives could find shelter as well.

The Story of the life of John Anderson: the fugitive slave; The Western Reserve and the fugitive slave law; The anti-slavery movement in Kentucky, prior to ; The history of Negro servitude in Illinois: and of the slavery agitation in that state, / by N.

Dwight Harris. The life of. Wrote autobiography/life story. Distinction of bring first great Black autobiography. "The interesting Narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa".

Book gave the world an eye witness account of the african slave trade in all its brutality and horror. Authenticates that Africans were not a primitive culture as Europeans claimed. "Return of a Fugitive Slave, ", EyeWitness to History, (). A few month's after his return to slavery Anthony's freedom was bought by a group of Northern supporters for $1, (approximately $28, in today's money).

The slave narrative is a type of literary genre involving the (written) autobiographical accounts of enslaved Africans in Great Britain and its colonies, including the later United States, Canada, and Caribbean six thousand such narratives are estimated to exist; about narratives were published as separate books or pamphlets.

In the United States during the Great Depression. The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave (Versión libro) Título: The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave Creador: John Anderson Género: Anderson, John Impresora: no defined Identidad Clave: RTwBAAAAQAAJ Código del libro: OXFORD Oficiales de Idiomas: OXFORD   How The Fugitive Slave Act Ignited A 'Struggle For America's Soul' Author Andrew Delbanco says the law paved the way for the Civil War by endangering the lives of both escaped slaves and free.

The Constitution’s Fugitive Slave Clause may have “defined the minimum degree of tolerance for Southern institutions that the slave states [*] required of Northern states” (p.6) but, even more than the disputed status of the territories, the fugitive slave cases of.

An excerpt from The Fugitive Slave Law and its Victims, an antislavery book listing cases of individuals targeted by the Fugitive Slave Law.

“Leap of the Fugitive Slave,” an drawing of a woman leaping to her death rather than be returned to her master. Anderson, John: Brief description: Reference relating to John Anderson in Corby, Northamptonshire in / Biography details his early life as a slave in Louisiana, marriage and escape to Canada.

It describes the demand by U.S.A authorities for his return to .In this book I look into the life of John Brown. I examined accounts of his life as told by both his enemies and his friends.

I read a speech given by a freed slave, Frederick Douglass, that started out uncomplimentary and turned into a glowing tribute to a white man who had greater influence on the abolition movement than any other single person.

John Anderson, The Case of the Fugitive Slave. History. Such a description by Dr. Reddy made horribly real to Montrealers the plight of a fugitive slave. Mrs. of slavery in North America was soon to be decided by a judgment far more profound and final than that in the case of John Anderson.

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