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The tie that bound us : the women of John Brown's family and the legacy of radical abolitionism / Bonnie Laughlin-Schultz.

  • ISBN: 9780801451614 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0801451612 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Description: ix, 276 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press,

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Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 973.7116/Laughlin-Schultz (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers New Books E 451 L38 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 973.7116/LAUGHLIN-SCHULTZ (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-266) and index.
Contents Note: Introduction : searching for the Brown women -- The Brown family's antislavery culture, 1831-1849 -- North Elba, Kansas, & violent antislavery -- Annie Brown, soldier -- Newfound celebrity in the John Brown year -- The search for a new life -- Mary Brown's 1882 tour and the memory of militant abolitionism -- Annie Brown Adams, the last survivor -- Epilogue : the last echo from John Brown's grave.
Subject: Women abolitionists > United States > Biography.
Brown, John, 1800-1859 > Family.
Brown, John, 1800-1859 > Relations with women.
Brown family.
Antislavery movements > United States > History > 19th century.
Women > Political activity > United States > History > 19th century.