Fortune's bones : the Manumission requiem /

Fortune was a slave who lived in Waterbury, Conn., in the late 1700s. He was married and the father of 4 children. When Fortune died in 1798, his master, Dr. Porter, preserved his skeleton to further the study of anatomy. Now the skeleton is in the Mattatuck Museum where it is still being studied.

Main Author: Nelson, Marilyn, 1946-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Asheville, NC : Front Street, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.

Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Award Books - 3rd Floor

Call Number: 811 NEL CSK Author Honor 2005
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