Revealing how Sydney Howard Gay was drawn into the bitter division between Frederick Douglass and William Lloyd Garrison, the work exposes the private opinions that divided abolitionists. It describes the network of black and white men and women who were vital links in the extensive Underground Railroad, conclusively confirming a daily reality.
Secret Lives of the Underground Railroad in New York City
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Sydney Howard Gay, Louis Napoleon and the Record of Fugitives
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