Place Published: Orwell, Ohio
Publisher: H. U. Johnson
Date Published: 1896
Edition: 2nd Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
2nd Edition. Small octavo, vi, , -194 pp., portrait frontis. Original pictorial brown cloth. Frontis of Johnson; illustrated with 8 sketches and black and white photographs. Very good condition.
Contains a good deal of information about the Underground Railroad based in Ohio, giving stories and anecdotes as well as details about places and persons.
Johnson gathered the stories within this book from ”personal observation, extensive reading, visitations along many of the old lines, and numerous interviews and extensive correspondence with those heroic men and women who dared their fortunes and their personal liberty in the cause of humanity and right...”
Very Good. Item #1102