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Reinhardt, Mark
Who speaks for Margaret Garner? / Mark Reinhardt
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  E450 .R44 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject Garner, Margaret, 1834-1858 -- Trials, litigation, etc
Garner, Margaret, 1834-1858 -- Public opinion
Subject(s) Trials (Infanticide) -- Ohio -- Cincinnati
Infanticide -- Ohio -- Cincinnati -- History -- 19th century
Fugitive slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ohio -- Cincinnati
Fugitive slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Physical Description xii, 317 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [304]-306) and index
Contents Introduction : an extraordinary case? -- Documents -- Escape and capture -- In the Commissioner's Court -- Return -- Requisition? -- Whose sovereignty? : courts in conflict -- The Ohio legislature responds : debate on the floor -- The battle in the press : editorials on the murder -- The battle in the press : editorials on the trial, return, and requisition -- Silence in the deep South : the case of Charleston, South Carolina -- Speeches, sermons, and "interviews" -- Final developments -- Literary sources, literary echoes -- Appendix: Text of the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 -- Chronology of key events, 1856-71

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