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The Resource The agitators : three friends who fought for abolition and women's rights, Dorothy Wickenden

The agitators : three friends who fought for abolition and women's rights, Dorothy Wickenden

Label
The agitators : three friends who fought for abolition and women's rights
Title
The agitators
Title remainder
three friends who fought for abolition and women's rights
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy Wickenden
Title variation
  • Three friends who fought for abolition and women's rights
  • 3 friends who fought for abolition and women's rights
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the revolutionary activities of Harriet Tubman, Frances Seward, and Martha Wright--friends and neighbors in Auburn, New York--discussing their vital roles in the Underground Railroad, abolition, and the early women's rights movement
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DZM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wickenden, Dorothy
Dewey number
  • 974.7/6803
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E445.N56
LC item number
W53 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Wright, Martha Coffin
  • Seward, Frances Adeline
  • Women abolitionists
  • Underground Railroad
  • Antislavery movements
  • Women's rights
  • Auburn (N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
Label
The agitators : three friends who fought for abolition and women's rights, Dorothy Wickenden
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Provocations (1821-1852) -- A Nantucket inheritance (1833-1843) -- A young lady of means (1824-1837) -- Escape from Maryland (1822-1849) -- The Freeman trial (1846) -- Dangerous women (1848-1849) -- Frances goes to Washington (1848-1850) -- Martha speaks (1850-1852) -- Part two: Uprisings (1851-1860) -- Frances joins the railroad (1851-1852) -- Reading Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852-1853) -- Harriet Tubman's Maryland crusade (1851-1857) -- The race to the territory (1854) -- Bleeding Kansas, Bleeding Sumner (1854-1856) -- Frances sells Harriet a house (1857-1859) -- Martha leads (1854-1860) -- General Tubman goes to Boston (1858-1860) -- The agitators (1860) -- Part three: War (1861-1864) -- "No compromise" (1861) -- A nation on fire (1861-1862) -- "God's ahead of Master Lincoln" (1862) -- Battle hymns (1862) -- Harriet's war (1863) -- Willy Wright at Gettysburg (March-July 1863) -- A mighty army of women (1863-1864) -- Daughters and sons (1864) -- Part four: Rights (1864-1875) -- E pluribus unum (1864-1865) -- Retribution (1865) -- Civil disobedience (1865) -- Wrongs and rights (1865-1875)
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 384 pages
Isbn
9781476760735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)on1234441272
Label
The agitators : three friends who fought for abolition and women's rights, Dorothy Wickenden
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Provocations (1821-1852) -- A Nantucket inheritance (1833-1843) -- A young lady of means (1824-1837) -- Escape from Maryland (1822-1849) -- The Freeman trial (1846) -- Dangerous women (1848-1849) -- Frances goes to Washington (1848-1850) -- Martha speaks (1850-1852) -- Part two: Uprisings (1851-1860) -- Frances joins the railroad (1851-1852) -- Reading Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852-1853) -- Harriet Tubman's Maryland crusade (1851-1857) -- The race to the territory (1854) -- Bleeding Kansas, Bleeding Sumner (1854-1856) -- Frances sells Harriet a house (1857-1859) -- Martha leads (1854-1860) -- General Tubman goes to Boston (1858-1860) -- The agitators (1860) -- Part three: War (1861-1864) -- "No compromise" (1861) -- A nation on fire (1861-1862) -- "God's ahead of Master Lincoln" (1862) -- Battle hymns (1862) -- Harriet's war (1863) -- Willy Wright at Gettysburg (March-July 1863) -- A mighty army of women (1863-1864) -- Daughters and sons (1864) -- Part four: Rights (1864-1875) -- E pluribus unum (1864-1865) -- Retribution (1865) -- Civil disobedience (1865) -- Wrongs and rights (1865-1875)
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 384 pages
Isbn
9781476760735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)on1234441272

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