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View of fugitive slave Thomas M. Jones, escaping on a raft from the brig ship Bell offshore from New York City

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Title
View of fugitive slave Thomas M. Jones, escaping on a raft from the brig ship Bell offshore from New York City
Names
Jones, Thomas H. (Author)
Taylor & Adams (Engraver)
Collection

experience of Thomas H. Jones, who was a slave for forty-three years. Written by a friend, as related to him by Brother Jones.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1871
Place: E. Anthony & Sons, Printers
Publisher: New Bedford [Mass.]
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.92-J
Topics
Slavery -- United States
Fugitive slaves
Jones, Thomas H.
Escapes
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR64085746-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11674761
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a7410e50-c606-012f-a188-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "View of fugitive slave Thomas M. Jones, escaping on a raft from the brig ship Bell offshore from New York City" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-7484-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. "View of fugitive slave Thomas M. Jones, escaping on a raft from the brig ship Bell offshore from New York City" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-7484-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

General Research Division, The New York Public Library. (1871). View of fugitive slave Thomas M. Jones, escaping on a raft from the brig ship Bell offshore from New York City Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-7484-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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View of fugitive slave Thomas M. Jones, escaping on a raft from the brig ship Bell offshore from New York City