The Cradle of Freedom: A History of the Negro in Rochester, Western New York and Canada: Volume One

COLES, Howard W.; PAUL, Claude (illus.)

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Topics include: condition of free coloured people, persecution of coloured people, life in the "wilds of Canada", Indians, fugitive slaves, Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass, Harriet Beecher Stowe, John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, others.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Oxford Press
  • Edition: Second printing, March 1943
  • Date Published: 1943
  • Place Published: Rochester, NY
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    163 p. 23 cm. B&w photos and drawings. Brown paper covers in green dustjacket. chipped spine head, tears in spine. A little offsetting to first and last pages, otherwise bright and clean.Tears in spine ends of book under jacket.

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