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'He agreed to give me my manumission papers.'

Image ID: 427818

'He agreed to give me my manumission papers.' (1879)

Image Details

Image Title

:  'He agreed to give me my manumission papers.'

Additional Name(s)

: Henson, Josiah, 1789-1883 -- Author

Specific Material Type

: Prints


: opp. p. 71


: "Truth is stranger than fiction." An autobiography of the Rev. Josiah Henson (Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe's "Uncle Tom") from 1789 to 1879. With a preface by Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe, introductory notes by Wendell Phillips and John G. Whittier, and an appendix on the exodus, by Bishop Gilbert Haven.

Source Description

: xxiv, 336 p. front. (port.) plates. 19 cm.


: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc Rare 326.92-H

Digital ID

: 427818

Record ID

: 211930

Digital Item Published

: 6-20-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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