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The Resource Free boy : a true story of slave and master, Lorraine McConaghy, Judy Bentley

Free boy : a true story of slave and master, Lorraine McConaghy, Judy Bentley

Label
Free boy : a true story of slave and master
Title
Free boy
Title remainder
a true story of slave and master
Statement of responsibility
Lorraine McConaghy, Judy Bentley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of how thirteen-year-old slave Charles Mitchell escaped from James Tilton's household on a steamer bound for Victoria and received help from free blacks to achieve freedom in Canada in 1860
Summary
"Free boy is the story of a thirteen-year-old slave who escaped from Washington Territory to freedom in Canada on the West's underground railroad"--P. [4] of cover.
Tone
Biography type
collective biography
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10174329
Cataloging source
DLC
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McConaghy, Lorraine
Dewey number
  • 306.3/62092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E450.M673
LC item number
M35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Bentley, Judy
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True
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  • Mitchell, Charles
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Child slaves
  • Blacks
  • Underground Railroad
  • Tilton, James
  • Slaveholders
  • Surveyors
  • Slavery
  • Washington Territory
Target audience
juvenile
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a true story of slave and master
Label
Free boy : a true story of slave and master, Lorraine McConaghy, Judy Bentley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-100)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
James Tilton : The Making of a Master -- Charles Mitchell : The Making of a Slave -- Growing Up with the Territory -- Charlie's Choice -- Stowaway -- "Wrongfully Detained" -- "A Righteous Decision" -- Tilton's Choice -- James Tilton's War -- Charles Mitchell's Peace -- Epilogue: Free Men
Control code
20074443
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
100 pages
Isbn
9780295992716
Isbn Type
(paperback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012044637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
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Label
Free boy : a true story of slave and master, Lorraine McConaghy, Judy Bentley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-100)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
James Tilton : The Making of a Master -- Charles Mitchell : The Making of a Slave -- Growing Up with the Territory -- Charlie's Choice -- Stowaway -- "Wrongfully Detained" -- "A Righteous Decision" -- Tilton's Choice -- James Tilton's War -- Charles Mitchell's Peace -- Epilogue: Free Men
Control code
20074443
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
100 pages
Isbn
9780295992716
Isbn Type
(paperback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012044637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map

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