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Title Free boy : a true story of slave and master / Lorraine McConaghy, Judy Bentley.
Author McConaghy, Lorraine.
Publication Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2013]
Description 100 pages.
Call # J B MITCHELL M
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-100).
Contents James Tilton : The Making of a Master -- Charles Mitchell : The Making of a Slave -- Growing Up with the Territory -- Charlie's Choice -- Stowaway -- "Wrongfully Detained" -- "A Righteous Decision" -- Tilton's Choice -- James Tilton's War -- Charles Mitchell's Peace -- Epilogue: Free Men.
Summary Tells the story of how thirteen-year-old slave Charles Mitchell escaped from James Tilton's household on a steamer bound for Victoria and received help from free blacks to achieve freedom in Canada in 1860.
Subject Mitchell, Charles, 1847- -- Juvenile literature.
Fugitive slaves -- Washington Territory -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Child slaves -- Washington Territory -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Blacks -- British Columbia -- Victoria -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Underground Railroad -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound -- Juvenile literature.
Tilton, James, 1819-1878 -- Juvenile literature.
Slaveholders -- Washington Territory -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Surveyors -- Washington Territory -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Slavery -- Washington Territory -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Washington (State) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Addl. Author Bentley, Judy.
ISBN 9780295992716 (paperback : acid-free paper) :
0295992719 (paperback : acid-free paper)

Location CALL # Status Message
 Crown Hts Juv Biog  J B MITCHELL M    CHECK SHELVES  
 Flatbush Juv Biog  J B MITCHELL M    CHECK SHELVES  
 Kings Bay Juv Biog  J B MITCHELL M    CHECK SHELVES