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Subtitle: Thirty Thousand Fugitives.

Title: Voice of the Fugitive - August 13, 1851

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)

The writer provides an update on the current status of the fugitive slaves and refugees living in Canada.

Description of file(s): two scanned, two columned, newspaper pages

Subjects: Abolitionists--United States; African American abolitionists; Antislavery movements--United States; United States--History--19th century

Keywords: agriculture; Britain; Canada; Canada Company; charity; donations; education; farming; fugitives; injustice; land; Michigan; morality; nominally free; refugees; settlement; Slavery

People: Allen, Stephen; Allen, William G.; Barrows, J. M.; Benham, E. P.; Bibb, Henry, b. 1815; Blair, F. J.; Brent, Henry; Bullard, E.; Calkins, J.; Conant, A. H.; Davis, James Scott; Davis, N.; Dursee, B. C.; Dursee, M. H.; Freer, L. C. P.; Garner, Robert; Gilebs, Northrup; Hallock, George; Hariens, Louis; Henson, Isaiah; Holsey, M. C.; Jarvis, W. B.; Moore, Ester; Morse, E. E.; Morse, Eunice; Paysan, George; Power, A. L.; Ramsdell, N. B.; Shaw, Stephen; Stone, N.; Weston, J. W.; Williams, George

Publication type: editorials; Newspapers

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