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Never caught

Augustus Charles Hobart-Hampden

Never caught

personal adventures connected with twelve successful trips in blockade-running during the American Civil War, 1863-1864

by Augustus Charles Hobart-Hampden

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Published by Blockade Runner Museum in Carolina Beach, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Blockades

    • Edition Notes

      First published in 1867.

      Statementby Captain Roberts (C. Augustus Hobart-Hampden).
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE600 .H6 1967
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 59 p.
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5531535M
      LC Control Number67007108
      OCLC/WorldCa951180

      As Dunbar illuminates in her new book, Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge, about three years after Washington penned those lofty words in (loftily displayed in ), he signed the Fugitive Slave Act. Near the end of his presidency, he advertised in newspapers in hopes of finding the. Professor Erica Armstrong Dunbar talked about her book Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge, in which she recounts the life of Ona Judge, a slave.

      Never Caught opens with the weather. The tumultuous weather of June included hot, humid days typical of the area for that time of year, but also snow. The weather reflected the unsettling events at Mt. Vernon, the Washington’s estate. Martha Washington’s daughter, George Washington’s step-daughter, Patsy, died. In Never Caught, Dr. Erica Armstrong Dunbar paints a vivid picture of the life of Ona Judge, one of the nine enslaved people whom President Washington and Martha Washington brought with them to Philadelphia in when the city became the nation’s capital. For six years, Judge worked in bondage in the Washingtons’ Philadelphia home on Market Street.

        A startling and eye-opening look into America’s First Family, Never Caught is the powerful story about a daring woman of “extraordinary grit” (The Philadelphia Inquirer). When George Washington was elected president, he reluctantly left behind his beloved Mount Vernon to serve in Philadelphia, the temporary seat of the nation’s capital/5(58). A startling and eye-opening look into America’s First Family, Never Caught is the powerful story about a daring woman of “extraordinary grit” (The Philadelphia Inquirer). When George Washington was elected president, he reluctantly left behind his beloved Mount Vernon to serve in Philadelphia, the temporary seat of the nation’s capital. In .


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Erica Armstrong Dunbar is the Charles and Mary Beard Professor of History at Rutgers University. Her first book, A Fragile Freedom: African American Women and Emancipation in the Antebellum City, was published by Yale University Press in Her second book, Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge was a finalist for Released on: Janu A National Book Award Finalist, Never Caught was originally published in Dunbar first sets the scene for Judge’s arrival, describing the lives of slaves at Mount Vernon, particularly Judge’s mother, Betty, and introducing George and Martha Washington.

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Erica Armstrong Dunbar is the Charles and Mary Beard Professor of History at Rutgers University. Her first book, A Fragile Freedom: African American Women and Emancipation in the Antebellum City, was published by Yale University Press in Her second book, Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona /5(9).

Erica Armstrong Dunbar is the Charles and Mary Beard Professor of History at Rutgers University. Her first book, A Fragile Freedom: African American Women and Emancipation in the Antebellum City, was published by Yale University Press in Her second book, Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge was a finalist for /5(25).

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Author: Lucas Iberico Lozada. Erica Armstrong Dunbar is the Charles and Mary Beard Professor of History at Rutgers University. Her first book, A Fragile Freedom: African American Women and Emancipation in the Antebellum City, was published by Yale University Press in Her second book, Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona 4/5(13).

A startling and eye-opening look into America’s First Family, Never Caught is the powerful story about a daring woman of “extraordinary grit” (The Philadelphia Inquirer).

When George Washington was elected president, he reluctantly left behind his beloved Mount Vernon to serve in Philadelphia, the temporary seat of the nation’s capital.

In Author: Erica Armstrong Dunbar. Never Caught: The Story of Ona Judge By Erica Armstrong Dunbar and Kathleen Van Cleve About the Book Even the youngest American student knows about George Washington: the brave general, the first president of the United States, the “father” of our country.

What many don’t know is that Washington was a slave Size: KB. Join the Exeter Historical Society and Water Street Bookstore for a book talk by Erica Armstrong Dunbar, author of "NEVER CAUGHT: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona.

Ona Judge As Never Caught is a biography, Ona Judge serves as the central figure of the narrative, with the text spanning the full of her life, from birth to death. Judge is biracial, born to a black slave mother and a white father. Dunbar offers little physical description of her beyond mentioning that she [ ].

Erica Armstrong Dunbar discusses her book "Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge" (Atria Books/Simon & Schuster). Michele Norris, Director, The.The information about Caught shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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