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The Underground Rail Road : a record of facts, authentic narratives, letters, &c. : narrating the hardships hair-breadth escapes and death struggles of the slaves in the efforts for freedom, as related by themselves and others, or witnessed by the author : together with sketches of some of the largest stockholders, and most liberal aiders and advisers, of the Road Preview this item
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The Underground Rail Road : a record of facts, authentic narratives, letters, &c. : narrating the hardships hair-breadth escapes and death struggles of the slaves in the efforts for freedom, as related by themselves and others, or witnessed by the author : together with sketches of some of the largest stockholders, and most liberal aiders and advisers, of the Road

Author: William StillHenry Buckley AshmeadJohn SartainGeorge F BensellFrederic B SchellAll authors
Publisher: Philadelphia : Porter & Coates, 822, Chestnut Street, 1872. ©1871
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Still; Henry Buckley Ashmead; John Sartain; George F Bensell; Frederic B Schell; Porter & Coates,
OCLC Number: 1129457146
Notes: Another edition published in 1872 has a variant frontispiece portrait, without the imprint statement "Engraved by John Sartain, Phila.", and a variant printer statement on verso of title page: "Jas. B. Rodgers Co. electrotypers & printers, 52 & 54 North 6th Street, Philad'a."
Frontispiece portrait of William Still has imprint: "Engraved by John Sartain, Phila."
"Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1871 by Wm. Still, In the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington."--copyright statement, verso of title page.
"Henry B. Ashmead, printer, Phila."--printer statement, verso of title page.
Publisher's advertisements, 4 unnumbered pages at end.
Description: 4 unnumbered pages, 780 pages, 4 unnumbered pages, 24 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits : 23 cm
Responsibility: by William Still, for many years connected with the Anti-Slavery Office in Philadelphia, and chairman of the Acting Vigilance Committee of the Philadelphia Branch of the Underground Rail Road ; illustrated with 70 fine engravings by Bensell, Schell, and others, and portraits from photographs from life ; sold only by subscription.
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