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Slavery in the north: Washington's fugitive, Detroit's forgotten crime

Slavery in the north: Washington's fugitive, Detroit's forgotten crime | World news | The Guardian

Slavery in the north: Washington's fugitive, Detroit's forgotten crime | World news | The Guardian

'It's hidden history': the race to save one man's collection of black Americana

To understand the US's complex history with slavery, look to Thomas Jefferson

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Tiya accepting the The 2018 Frederick Douglass Book Prize for The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits from ...

Tiya Miles outside

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Judge Damon Keith, civil rights legend and scourge of Nixon, dies aged 96

The four finalists for the Frederick Douglass Book Prize (left to right): Sharla Fett, Tiya Miles, Erica Dunbar, Daina Ramey Berry.

Tiya and Noliwe standing together with their awards

Tiya Miles in January at the Detroit Public Library Main Branch with Aminah and Phoenix who attended the “Meet the Author” event with their mom.

The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits: Tiya Miles: 9781620972311: Amazon.com: Books

Two prizewinning books detail slavery in the north: Washington's fugitive, Detroit's forgotten crime

This Michigan woman was a conductor on the Underground Railroad

Last Sale of the Slaves, 1860. Acc. # 1939.3.1. Oil

Slavery in the north: Washington's fugitive, Detroit's forgotten crime

Uncle Marian, a slave of great notoriety, of North Carolina. Daguerreotype of elderly North Carolina slave, circa 1850.

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TIya Miles panel discussion

Welcome to Detroit, where black babies are at higher risk of death

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Charles Hodge: A Conservative Theologian Finds His Way to Emancipation

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Atlantic slave trade

Detroit

The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits: Tiya Miles: 9781620972311: Amazon.com: Books

A Database of Fugitive Slave Ads Reveals Thousands of Untold Resistance Stories

Call number E444 .B88 1849 (Wilson Annex, UNC-Chapel Hill)

Never Caught, the Story of Ona Judge: George and Martha Washington's Courageous Slave Who

... newspaper publisher and editor, anti-slavery political leader. Free Soil Party nominee for Vice President of the United States in 1848 (lost).

He was originally a North Carolina Quaker, but eventually moved to Indiana and Ohio. At some point, he didn't even need to seek out slaves anymore, ...

Maps show the compromises over the extension of slavery into the territories: the areas affected

Anti-Slavery Tracts. First Series, Nos. 1-20 (1855-56) - Online Library of Liberty

Myths About the Underground Railroad | African American History Blog | The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

Was This House a Station on the Underground Railroad? – National Geographic Education Blog

Drapetomania: Compliant Blacks sane, resisting Blacks insane

Although they may be poor, not a man shall be a slave. ~ George Frederick Root

United States Fugitive Slave Law. The Fugitive slave law. Hartford, Ct

Atlantic slave trade

A Fluid Frontier. Slavery ...

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EX-SLAVE PORTRAITS (1930-1940

Joe Biden's 1975 comments slamming slavery reparations, school busing resurfaced by Washington Post

The Freedom on the Move project from Cornell University (screenshot by the author for Hyperallergic)

Collection box for the Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society, circa 1850

Of Sea and Thunder and Spring Earth Day 2017

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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A FUGITIVE NEGRO: HIS ANTI-SLAVERY LABOURS IN THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, & ENGLAND.

Map of various Underground Railroad escape routes in the Northern United States and Canada

... or that depriving slaves certain rights was not substantially different than depriving employees certain rights. Slavery was not a sin “in itself.

The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the ...

So this slave-catcher and his posse took rooms in an Ypsilanti hotel and began observing the black population in the City, and the surrounding area.

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... Quaker, member of the Pennsylvania Abolition Society, operator of the Underground Railroad, helped an estimated 2,700 fugitive slaves escape to freedom, ...

Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge

Tiya's grandmothers

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Fugitive Landscapes

Historian: Divide between “White Detroit” and “Black Detroit” led to city's 1967 rebellion

... Black Detroit: A People's History of Self-Determination

President George Washington's teeth. —Mount Vernon Ladies' Association

Detroit travel tips: Where to go and what to see in 48 hours

The Fugitive Slave Law was passed Sept.18, 1850, as part of the Compromise of 1850 between Southern slave-holding interests and Northern Free-Soilers.

Mathieu Da Costa

Slavery, Labor, and Resistance in the Choctaw Nation

Punishing slaves in Brazil, by Johann Moritz Rugendas

17 facts you might not know about Detroit

Accustomed to trample on the rights of those around you, you have lost the genius ...

A somewhat comic yet sympathetic portrayal of the culminating episode in the flight of slave Henry Brown, “who escaped from Richmond Va. in a Box 3 feet ...

Edward J. Littlejohn (Wayne St.) on "A History of Slavery, Race Laws, and Cases in Detroit and Michigan"... — Economic Justice Law Review

'The Forgotten Hero' Of The Civil Rights Movement. '

Advertisement for a fugitive slave in the Oppenheim (New York, 1824) (via Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare ...

McCoy, Reynolds, and Pelham: Black Entrepreneurs, Models Too Often Forgotten

Slaves preparing cotton for ginning.

Urban eye Lost and found: a glimpse of Detroit's past – in pictures

Opposed the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850. Wrote The Duty of Disobedience to Wicked Laws. It argued there was a “higher law” that must be followed.

Because so much of the Underground Railroad's history was forgotten, or deliberately suppressed, its memory melted into myth like few other pieces of the ...

MIDDLE: Headline from a pamphlet reporting on a meeting held in reaction to the Fugitive Slave Act. The meeting called ...

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

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Runaway advertisement in a newspaper for a man named Bill (Jefferson County, Alabama) (via New York Public Library/Wikimedia)

Slave Codes, Black Codes and Jim Crow: Codifying the Color Line. Soloman Northrup

Member of the Free Soil Whig Party. Opposed slavery and its expansion into the new territories. Opposed the Fugitive Slave bill of ...

This day in 1850, Congress passed the Fugitive Slave Law to add more provisions to earlier Slave Laws including harsher punishment for interference in the ...

Of all forms of slavery there is none that is so harmful and degrading as that form of slavery which tempts one human being to hate another by reason of his ...

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Cover of the American Anti-Slavery Almanac , 1844. Indiana Historical Society.

'Gardening while black': lawsuit targets white accusers over 'outrageous' claims

... wherever people act upon the idea that the disadvantage of one man is the good of another, there slavery exists. ~ Booker T. Washington

In 1856, Frémont was first candidate for President from the anti-slavery Republican Party. Lost to James Buchanan. Early in his career, ...