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Harriet Tubman : myth, memory, and history / Milton C. Sernett.

Author/Creator:
Sernett, Milton C., 1942-
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, [1], 409, [3] pages, [8] unnumbered pages of color plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913 -- Influence.
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913 -- Public opinion.
African American women heroes.
Legends -- United States.
Memory -- Social aspects -- United States.
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913.
Underground Railroad.
African American women -- Biography.
Fugitive slaves -- United States -- Biography.
Slaves -- United States -- Biography.
Place of Publication:
United States North Carolina Durham.
Contents:
"Minty"
"Moses the Deliverer"
"General Tubman"
Sarah Bradford's Harriet Tubman
Saint, Seer, and Suffragist
The Apotheosis of "Aunt Harriet"
Earl Conrad and the Book That Almost Wasn't
"Spirits Rising"
Pride of Place
Historians Have Their Say.
Notes:
"Designed by Amy Ruth Buchanan."
"On cover: sculpture of Harriet Tubman by Frederic Jean Thalinger."
Includes bibliographical references (pages [371]-394) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy has agenda for meeting and cut out of colored drawing of Harriet Tubman on 20 dollar bill laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2007
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780822340522 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822340526 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822340737 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822340739 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
123539299
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