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Subtitle: Seven Fugitives Captured.

Title: Voice of the Fugitive - October 21, 1852

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)

Brief account of fugitives who escaped from a southern prison and were thwarted in their attempts to reach Canada.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: Amherstburg; Arrow; Canada; female; fugitives; Ohio; prison; refugees; Sandusky; steamboat; women

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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