7 edition of Resistance at Christiana found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|LC Classifications||E450 .K28 1974|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 359 p.|
|Number of Pages||359|
|LC Control Number||73021907|
First edition and scarce, thus. An account of the Christiana Riot, an incident of African American-led armed resistance which took place in in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, just over the Mason-Dixon line, in reaction to the Fugitive Slave Act of The “riot” occurred when a U.S. Marshall attempted to capture four slaves from Maryland who had escaped into the free state of. Get this from a library! Resistance at Christiana: the fugitive slave rebellion, Christiana, Pennsylvania, Septem a documentary account.. [Jonathan Katz].
The Christiana Resistance, according to abolitionist Frederick Douglass, “more than all else, destroyed the Fugitive Slave Law,” foreshadowing events to come as civil war loomed near. The Christiana Resistance, commonly referred to as the "Christiana Riot" occurred in September of in Christiana, Pennsylvania, a borough in Lancaster County. The events known as the Christiana Resistance include an attack from slaveholders in Maryland on the inhabitants and home of William Parker (), a free black living in.
Christiana Resistance Collection Series 1 Documents Folder 1 Land Draft and Deed Insert 1 Land draft, for land sold by Jacob Eshleman to Levi Pownall.[Should include site of William Parker's house.] 23 March Insert 2 Eshleman of Strasburg Township to Levi . Katz, Jonathan. Resistance at Christiana: The Fugitive Slave Rebellion, Christiana Pennsylvania, Septem A Documentary York: Cromwell,
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See search 4/5(1). Resistance at Christiana: The Fugitive Slave Rebellion, Christiana, Pennsylvania, Septem a Documentary Account Jonathan Katz Crowell, - Christiana (Pa.) - pages. A documentary account of Black antebellum armed slave resistance which took place in in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, just over the Mason-Dixon line, in reaction to the Fugitive Slave Act of Popularly known as the “Christiana Riot,” the incident ranks with Nat Turner’s slave rebellion as one of the major episodes in African American history; along with John Brown’s raid on.
William Parker ( – Ap ) was a former slave who escaped from Maryland to Pennsylvania, where he became an abolitionist and anti-slavery activist in was a farmer and led a black self-defense organization.
He was notable as a principal figure in the Christiana incident (or riot),also known as the Christiana :Anne Arundel County, Maryland. The Christiana Riot, also known as Christiana Resistance, Christiana Tragedy, or Christiana incident, was the armed resistance on by free Blacks and escaped slaves to a raid led by a federal raid took place in the early morning hours of Septemat the house in Christiana, Pennsylvania, of William Parker, himself an escaped slave.
The Standoff at Christiana. The Gorsuch party, along with Henry Kline, a federal marshal, were spotted traveling in the countryside. The fugitive slaves had taken shelter in the home of William Parker, a former slave and a leader of the local abolitionist resistance.
The site is the first attempt to look at the resistance of Christiana and the issue Resistance at Christiana book slavery in early. America. One of the major problems and obstacles the authors had to address was with the title of the site.
The words resistance, riot, incident, and insurrection all elicit different images and. Today most historians refer to it as the “Christiana Resistance” as it was not a true riot, but rather an act of resistance and/or an act of self-defense by the fugitives.
(2) The Milton Academy is now known as The Milton Inn. Sources and Further Reading: MSPapers, – The Gorsuch-Mitchell Collection, Maryland Historical. When four young men, slaves on Edward Gorsuch's Maryland farm, escaped to rural Pennsylvania inthe owner swore he'd bring them back.
Two years later, Gorsuch lay dead outside the farmhouse in Christiana where he'd tracked them down, as his federal posse retreated pell-mell before the armed might of local blacks--and the impact of the most notorious act of resistance against the federal.
Holy. Crap. This book completely took my breath away. It may be Nielsen's best, and I'm someone who swears by "The False Prince." An incredible look at the work of Jewish resistance fighters during the Holocaust, "Resistance" pulls no punches - there is no sugar-coating of the atrocities committed by the Nazis, and the atmosphere of terror, suspicion, and desperation.
And yet, this book is /5(). In Christiana, Pennsylvania, a group of African Americans and white abolitionists skirmish with a Maryland posse intent on capturing four fugitive slaves hidden in the town.
The violence came one. Resistance at Christiana: The Fugitive Slave Rebellion, Christiana, Pennsylvania on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Resistance at Christiana: The Fugitive Slave Rebellion, Christiana, Pennsylvania4/5(1). Christian Leadership Book "The Resistance" Lesson 8. In our final lesson, we conclude with Matthewwhere Jesus says "Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake,for theirs is the kingdom of heaven." This type of persecution is about being treated unfairly, oppressed, abused, or killed based on faith in Jesus - Joshua Staton, Discipleship Leader.
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The resistance at Christiana and subsequent acquittal of Hanway angered Southerners and moved the country closer to its inevitable clash. The Civil War was a terrible price to pay but steered the country on a new path. The defense of basic rights and liberties by members of a small community opposing an unjust law was one of the first.
Tactics of Christian Resistance book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. North has authored or coauthored over fifty books on topics including Christian theology, economics, and history. He is an Associated Scholar of the Ludwig von Mises Institute/5(3).
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Log onto. Rettew, who helped found the Christiana Historical Society, also wrote “Treason at Christiana,” a book on the Christiana Resistance. Rettew died in Maythree years after Christiana. The Christiana Resistance thought of in some corners as a precursor to the Civil War.
It is one of the many events in American History that is not widely known. "A major episode in African-American history, along with John Brown’s raid, was the Fugitive Slave Rebellion in Christiana. This event was a harbinger of the Civil War.
Resistance at Christiana;: The fugitive slave rebellion, Christiana, Pennsylvania, Septem a documentary account by Jonathan Katz.
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