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Author Murphy, Angela F., 1967- author.

Title The Jerry rescue : the Fugitive Slave Law, Northern rights, and the American sectional crisis / Angela F. Murphy (Texas State University).

Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]
©2016.

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 UniM Bail  326.80974766 MURP    AVAILABLE
Physical description xviii, 195 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Critical historical encounters.
Critical historical encounters.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-167) and index.
Contents Sectionalism & slavery -- Fugitive Slave Law -- Union -- Abolitionists -- Syracuse -- Compromise -- Vigilance -- Fugitives -- Protest -- Rescue -- Reaction -- Trials -- The Jerry level -- Sectional crisis.
Subject Loguen, Jermain Wesley.
May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871.
United States. Fugitive slave law (1850)
Fugitive slaves -- New York (State) -- Syracuse -- History -- 19th century.
Rescues -- New York (State) -- Syracuse -- History -- 19th century.
Underground Railroad -- New York (State) -- Syracuse.
Antislavery movements -- Northeastern States -- History -- 19th century.
Slavery -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Sectionalism (United States) -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1845-1861.
ISBN 9780199913602 (paperback : alkaline paper)
0199913609 (paperback : alkaline paper)