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The Resource Passenger on the Pearl : the true story of Emily Edmonson's flight from slavery, Winifred Conkling

Passenger on the Pearl : the true story of Emily Edmonson's flight from slavery, Winifred Conkling

Label
Passenger on the Pearl : the true story of Emily Edmonson's flight from slavery
Title
Passenger on the Pearl
Title remainder
the true story of Emily Edmonson's flight from slavery
Statement of responsibility
Winifred Conkling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the events of the 1848 escape attempt by Emily Edmonson, her siblings and dozens of other enslaved people on board the Pearl, discussing the contributions made by Harriet Beecher Stowe, Emily's subsequent education and her history-changing teaching career
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conkling, Winifred
Dewey number
  • 306.3/62092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Intended audience
1160
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
E445.D6
LC item number
C66 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Edmonson, Emily
  • Edmondson family
  • Edmondson family
  • Pearl (Schooner)
  • Pearl (Schooner)
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
  • Underground Railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Antislavery movements
  • Antislavery movements
  • Underground Railroad
  • Washington Region
  • Washington Region
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Passenger on the Pearl : the true story of Emily Edmonson's flight from slavery, Winifred Conkling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781616201968
Lccn
2014029246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn866938497
  • (Sirsi) o866938497
  • (OCoLC)866938497
Label
Passenger on the Pearl : the true story of Emily Edmonson's flight from slavery, Winifred Conkling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781616201968
Lccn
2014029246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn866938497
  • (Sirsi) o866938497
  • (OCoLC)866938497

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