From Hinton To Hamlet

Author: Sarah K. Herz
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313324529
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Amistad: A Long Road to Freedom. The emotional story of the mutiny of slaves on
the ship Amistad in 1839 and their subsequent imprisonment and trial. . The
Glory Field. The saga of five generations of an African American family, from
slavery to contemporary times. Paulsen, Gary. Nightjohn. Sarny, a 12-year-old
female slave, learns to read and write from Nightjohn, despite threats from her
master. . Sarny: A Life Remembered. Sarny, a former slave, uses her freedom
and ...


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Exhibit:"Slavery on Trial: The Long Road to Freedom." Ford Museum. 616-254-
0400. A new exhibit at the Kennedy Library showcases Jacqueline Kennedy's
artistic attention to White House dinners. 471-6608. April 12, 2007. FDR
Remembrance Ceremony. Roosevelt Library. 845-486-7770. May 25, 2007. USO
Show. Roosevelt Library. 845-486-7770. May 26–27, 2007. Bivouac-WWII Living
History Encampment. Roosevelt Library. 845486-7770. INDEPENDENCE,
MISSOURI March ...


Author: National Archives (U.S.)
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SLAVERY. on. TRIAL. LONG. ROAD. TO. FREEDOM. By. Donald. Holloway ?
jc&ai***&3y~^- t^Jf*^ AMENDMENT ^i*w^ To hill (S. 22,) "To organize. A. century
and a half ago, the chief justice of the United States was drafting an opinion on a
case involving a slave suing for his freedom. The slave claimed that, in the
company of his owner, he and his family had resided in the free territory of
Wisconsin and in the free state of Illinois. Indeed, one of his daughters had been
born on free soil.

Trials Of The Century

Author: Scott Patrick Johnson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598842617
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Amistad: A Long Road to Freedom. New York: Puffin, 2001. Nagel, Paul C. John
Quincy Adams: A Public Life, a Private Life. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University
Press, 1999. Osagie, Iyunolu Folayan. The Amistad Revolt: Memory, Slavery, and
the Politics of Identity in the United States and Sierra Leone. Athens: University of
Georgia Press, 2000. Owens, William. Slave Mutiny: The Revolt on the Schooner
Amistad. Baltimore: Black Classic Press, 1997. United States v. Amistad (1841) ...


Author: Condoleezza Rice
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1455540196
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Stories from the Long Road to Freedom Condoleezza Rice. not—play out. ...
Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy and a graduate of West Point, was
imprisoned for a number of months but was eventually released without trial
along with the others, and would live out his life as a symbol of pride to the most
committed Confederates. Meanwhile, freed slaves had been promised not only
freedom but other forms of assistance as they tried to establish new lives. Part of
the plan ...

The Dred Scott Case

Author: David Thomas Konig
Publisher: Ohio University Press
ISBN: 0821443283
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Neither sound policy nor enlightened philanthropy should encourage, in a
slaveholding State, the multiplication of a race whose condition could be neither
that of freemen nor of slaves, and whose existence and increase, in this
anomalous character, without promoting their individual comforts or happiness, ...
David Thomas Konig, “The Long Road to Dred Scott: Personhood and the Rule
of Law in the Trial Court Records of St. Louis Slave Freedom Suits,” UMKC Law
Review 75, no.


Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 9780141300047
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Traces the 1839 revolt of Africans against their Spanish captors aboard the slave ship Amistad, their landing in the United States and arrest for piracy and murder, and trials which ended in their acquittal by the Supreme Court.

The Routledge Companion To Global Popular Culture

Author: Toby Miller
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136175954
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The book was expanded and re-issued in August 2013 as Solomon Northup: The
Complete Story of the Author of Twelve Years a Slave, edited by Clifford W.
Brown, and Rachel Seligman (New York Praeger, 2013). I bought ... 3 For a clear
narrative of the Amistad story, see Walter Dean Myers, Amistad: A Long Road to
Freedom (New York: Dutton«s Children Books, 1998). ... 12 Rediker delineates
the complex welter of legal issues that were adjudicated in various trials (op. cit.,
p. 131 ...