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The Resource Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the Underground Railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard ; [forewords by Cuesta Benberry, Floyd Coleman, and Maude Southwell Wahlman]

Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the Underground Railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard ; [forewords by Cuesta Benberry, Floyd Coleman, and Maude Southwell Wahlman]

Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the Underground Railroad
Title
Hidden in plain view
Title remainder
the secret story of quilts and the Underground Railroad
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard ; [forewords by Cuesta Benberry, Floyd Coleman, and Maude Southwell Wahlman]
Title variation
  • Hidden in plain view
  • Hidden in plain view
Title variation remainder
a secret story of quilts and the Underground Railroad
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tobin met Ozella Williams in the Old Market Building in Charleston, South Carolina, and learned of the oral tradition and coded quilts used to navigate escapes on the Underground Railroad
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tobin, Jacqueline
Dewey number
973.7/115
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E450
LC item number
.T63 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dobard, Raymond G
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Underground railroad
  • Fugitive slaves
  • African American quilts
  • Ciphers
Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the Underground Railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard ; [forewords by Cuesta Benberry, Floyd Coleman, and Maude Southwell Wahlman]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes an illustration of Philip Simmons' work, of Boone Hall Plantation, and of Mrs. Williams in the Charleston Marketplace
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocm40398013
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 208 p., [16] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780385491372
Lccn
98049804
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-2777
Label
Hidden in plain view : the secret story of quilts and the Underground Railroad, Jacqueline L. Tobin and Raymond G. Dobard ; [forewords by Cuesta Benberry, Floyd Coleman, and Maude Southwell Wahlman]
Publication
Note
Includes an illustration of Philip Simmons' work, of Boone Hall Plantation, and of Mrs. Williams in the Charleston Marketplace
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocm40398013
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 208 p., [16] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780385491372
Lccn
98049804
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(Sirsi) ABV-2777

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