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Title The Underground Railroad on Long Island : friends in freedom / Kathleen G. Velsor.
Author Velsor, Kathleen, 1947-
Publication Charleston, SC : The History Press, 2013.
Description 144 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Call # 974.721 V
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- The Society of Friends on Long Island -- The First Free Black Communities on Long Island -- Elias Hicks : The Prophet from Jericho -- Quaker Families and Their Connections -- Jerusalem -- Jericho -- Old Westbury -- The Story of Levi Trusty -- The Underground Railroad Connection from North Carolina to Long Island -- Epilogue.
Subject Underground Railroad -- New York (State) -- Long Island.
Antislavery movements -- New York (State) -- Long Island -- History -- 19th century.
Abolitionists -- New York (State) -- Long Island -- History -- 19th century.
Quakers -- New York (State) -- Long Island -- History -- 19th century.
African Americans -- New York (State) -- Long Island -- History -- 19th century.
Long Island (N.Y.) -- History -- 19th century.
Long Island (N.Y.) -- History, Local.
ISBN 9781609497705 :
1609497708

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