Book Talk “In Defiance: Runaways from Slavery in the Mid-Hudson Valley” October 26 ~Chappaqua~

Book Talk – In Defiance: Runaways from Slavery in the Mid-Hudson Valley

Featuring 523 archival newspaper notices for runaway slaves, plus notices for slaves captured, slaves for sale, and notices offering to purchase slaves, all with full transcriptions.

Includes 9 tables analyzing the data in the 512 notices for 607 documented runaways from Hudson Valley enslavers; glossary; indexes of names, locations, and subjects; 36 illustrations, and 5 maps

SOURCE: http://www.newcastlehs.org

Location: Horace Greeley House, Chappaqua


$22.05