Shadrach Minkins : from fugitive slave to citizen /
On February 15, 1851, Shadrach Minkins was serving breakfast at a coffeehouse in Boston when history caught up with him. The first runaway to be arrested in New England under the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law, this illiterate black man from Virginia found himself the catalyst of one of the most dramatic e...
Cambridge, Mass. :
Harvard University Press,
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