Prudence Crandall's legacy : the fight for equality in the 1830s, Dred Scott, and Brown v. Board of Education / Donald E. Williams Jr.
by
 
Williams, Donald E., Jr., 1957-

Title
Prudence Crandall's legacy : the fight for equality in the 1830s, Dred Scott, and Brown v. Board of Education / Donald E. Williams Jr.

Personal Author
Williams, Donald E., Jr., 1957-

Publication
Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, [2014]

Publication Date
2014

ISBN
9780819574701

Series Search
Driftless Connecticut series.

Contents
Fire in the night sky -- Liberators -- Education for all -- A mountain of prejudice -- The Black Law -- Sanctuary denied -- On trial -- Judge Daggett's decision -- Romantic revolutionaries -- Race riots -- Appeal for equality -- The end of the beginning -- Family trials and tragedies -- Dred Scott and the winds of change -- The Civil War -- Reunions and farewells -- Pursuit of justice -- Prudence Crandall in the twentieth century.

Content Type
text

Carrier Type
volume

Language
Undetermined

Subject
Women teachers -- Connecticut -- Biography.
 
Women teachers -- Illinois -- Biography.
 
Discrimination in education -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut.
 
School integration -- Connecticut -- History.
 
Crandall, Prudence, 1803-1890.


LibraryCall NumberFormatStatus
HCC-McLendon Library (Raymond)LA2317 .C73 W55 2014BookCirculating Collection