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Life and Adventures of Uncle Tom Jones

Artist/Maker:
Jones, Thomas H. __author ||Skinner’s Publication Rooms __Publisher
Place Made:
Boston Massachusetts United States of America
Date Made:
1854
Medium:
ink –paper
Accession Number:
5831.4
Description:
In the 1850s narratives of slave life in the South were popular reading in the North. While many of these books and pamphlets served as important weapons in the fight to end slavery, they also provided Northern readers with scintillating accounts of life in the South.

For more on this particular book see: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/jonestom/menu.html

Credit Line:
Gift to the Thomas A. Gray Rare Book and Manuscript Collection