Subtitle: The Slave Margaret.
Title: Provincial Freeman - April 5, 1856
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Provincial Freeman (1853 - 1859)
The writer relates different versions of the fate of Margaret Garner, her baby, and those aboard the steamship Henry Lewis.
Description of file(s): two scanned newspaper pages (three columns)
Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; Slavery; United States--History--19th century
Keywords: Arkansas; children; Fugitive Slave case; Gaine's Landing; infant; Kentucky; slave; steamboat; steamship
People: Butts, Marshall; Garner, Margaret; Garner, Peggy; Lewis, Henry
Publication type: editorials; Newspapers