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"...Freedom, or the Martyr's Grave": Black Pittsburgh's Aid to the Fugitive Slave

@article{Blackett1978FreedomOT,
  title={"...Freedom, or the Martyr's Grave": Black Pittsburgh's Aid to the Fugitive Slave},
  author={Richard J. M. Blackett},
  journal={Western Pennsylvania History},
  year={1978},
  volume={61},
  pages={117-134}
}
  • R. Blackett
  • Published 1 April 1978
  • Art
  • Western Pennsylvania History
Health During Industrialization: Evidence from the 19th Century Pennsylvania State Prison System
The use of height data to measure living standards is now a well-established method in economic history. Moreover, a number of core findings in this literature are widely agreed upon. There are still
Introduction
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Romantic Reformers and the Antislavery Struggle in the Civil War Era
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RACIAL DIFFERENCES IN BODY MASS INDICES FOR MALE CONVICTS IN NINETEENTH CENTURY PENNSYLVANIA
  • S. Carson
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Summary This paper demonstrates that although modern BMIs have increased, 19th century Middle-Atlantic black and white BMIs were in the normal range; neither underweight nor obese individuals were
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This article considers the relationship among race, stature, and proximity to Pennsylvania’s nineteenth-century dairy-producing regions. Previous studies demonstrate a positive relationship between
Health during Industrialization
This article considers the relationship among race, stature, and proximity to Pennsylvania's nineteenth-century dairy-producing regions. Previous studies demonstrate a positive relationship between
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