Abandoned tracks : the Underground Railroad in Washington County, Pennsylvania / W. Thomas Mainwaring.

"This book incorporates elements of antebellum history, Underground Railroad studies, and folklore history. Washington County, PA is located at the border of Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia, and so proved to be a key junction in the 19th century Underground Railroad. Mainwaring goes in de...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Mainwaring, W. Thomas, 1952- (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Notre Dame, Indiana : University of Notre Dame Press, [2018]
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • The twilight of slavery
  • Radical abolitionism and the arrival of the Underground Railroad
  • The legendary Underground Railroad in Washington County
  • The Underground Railroad network in Washington County
  • The end of the line
  • Appendix: Underground Railroad sites in Washington County.