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Still Philadelphia

a photographic history, 1890-1940

by Fredric Miller

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Published by Temple University Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Pictorial works,
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementFredric M. Miller, Morris J. Vogel, Allen F. Davis.
      ContributionsVogel, Morris J., Davis, Allen Freeman, 1931-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF158.37 .M57 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 290 p. :
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3499056M
      ISBN 100877223068
      LC Control Number82019227
      OCLC/WorldCa8906548

      Books about the history of Philadelphia. Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. William Still was a humble Philadelphia clerk who risked his life shepherding runaway slaves to freedom in the tumultuous years leading up to America’s Civil War. his book contains some of.

      Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The Church at Philadelphia Introduction & History Revelation perhaps best-known as the site of one of the seven churches of Asia in the Book of Revelation. This city was the youngest of the seven churches. Philadelphia had proved faithful and the reward for her fidelity was still more work to .

      In , William Still moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he began working as a clerk for the Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society. In he married Letitia George and had four children who survived infancy. When Philadelphia abolitionists organized a committee to aid runaway slaves reaching Philadelphia, Still became its chairman. Still’s The Underground Railroad is the only first person account of Black activities on the Underground Railroad written and self-published by an African American. He hired agents to sell the book. His book went through three editions and was exhibited in at the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition. Still would continue to write.


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English William Still, clerk for the Philadelphia Anti-Slavery Society for fourteen years, publishes an account of the Underground Railroad based on his personal notes.

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