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  • Underground Railroad Sampler (Quilt in a Day Series)

    Take a trip on the Underground Railroad! Join Eleanor Burns and Sue Bouchard as they guide you through the story of the Underground Railroad. Learn how fifteen quilt blocks may have played a significant role in communication between the slaves and how it helped them on their way to freedom.The book has 168 full color pages with step by step instructions for each of the 15 blocks. There are also directions to make a miniature Underground Railroad quilt. The book contains yardage and cutting charts in addition to fabric identification pages that will assist the quilter in cutting and marking her fabric for this beautiful sampler. Underground Ra...
    Quilt Patterns Used In The Underground Railroad

    • ASIN: 1891776134
    • Brand: Brand: Quilt In A Day
    • UPC: 735272010685

  • Jacqueline L. Tobin: Hidden in Plain View : A Secret Story of Quilts and the Underground Railroad (Paperback); 2000 Edition

    The discovery of the systems escaped slaves used to get North and into Canada by the secret language in quilt patterns was exciting, the more so for the fact that it has remained secret for the many years since the end of the Civil War. To someone like myself who has been a quilter and who knew already something about the terminus of the Underground Railway along the Ohio River. in Kentucky, it was even more so. I have seen the house which was known to have hidden the escapees. This location was a matter of local pride to people who grew up in that small town. I was happy to purchase the book and present it to a woman who was a child of forme...
    Quilt Patterns Used In The Underground Railroad

    • ASIN: B01FOD453K

  • CafePress Vintage Underground Railroad Quilt Mug Unique Coffee Mug, Coffee Cup

    At CafePress, we believe a mug can start a conversation and a t-shirt can ignite a movement. We're working to create a more connected and engaged world that supports and celebrates everyone's unique identity and passions. Our promise to inspire people to express themselves with the best assortment of engaging merchandise. The smooth white ceramic and easy-grip handle feels great in your hand as you sip your morning brew or afternoon tea. Use it at home or in the office as a pen holder, displaying the funny or cute design. The design is professionally printed, making it the perfect novelty gift for both men and women, young or old. Taking care...
    Quilt Patterns Used In The Underground Railroad

    • ASIN: B0728HSC4W
    • Color: White/Black Inside
    • Brand: CafePress

  • Hidden in Plain View : A Secret Story of Quilts and the Underground Railroad

    For the first time, the secret codes used in slave quilt patterns that served as maps to escape on the Underground Railroad are revealed--suggesting that there was an organized African-American resistance movement that predated the Abolitionist crusade. Two 8-page color photos inserts. Line
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    The fascinating story of a friendship, a lost tradition, and an incredible discovery, revealing how enslaved men and women made encoded quilts and then used them to navigate their escape on the Underground Railroad.  In Hidden in Plain View, historian Jacqueline Tobin and scholar Raymond Dobard offer the first proof that certain quilt patterns, including a prominent one called the Charleston Code, were, in fact, essential tools for escape along the Underground Railroad. In 1993, historian Jacqueline Tobin met African American quilter Ozella Williams amid piles of beautiful handmade quilts in the Old Market Building of Charleston, South Carolina. With the

    • UPC: 721142
    • Rating: 2.5714

  • The Underground Railroad : A Novel

    Originally published: New York: Doubledday, 2016.
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    #1 New York Times BestsellerWinner of the Pulitzer PrizeWinner of the National Book AwardWinner of the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in FictionLonglisted for the Man Booker PrizeOne of the Best books of the Year: The New York Times, The Washington Post, NPR, The Boston Globe, The Seattle Times, HuffPost, Esquire, Minneapolis Star TribuneCora is a young slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. An outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is on the cusp of womanhood—where greater pain awaits. And so when Caesar, a slave who has recently arrived from Virginia, urges her to join him on the Underground

    • UPC: 774724921
    • Rating: 4.1901

  • The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead (Trivia-On-Books) - eBook

    Trivia-on-Book: The Underground Railroad by Colson WhiteheadTake the challenge and share it with friends and family for a time of fun!You may have read the book, but not have liked it.You may have liked the book, but not be a fan.You may call yourself a fan, but few truly are. Are you a fan?Trivia-on-Books is an independently curated trivia quiz on the book for readers, students, and fans alike. If you're ready to take the challenge yourself or share it with friends and family for a time of fun, Trivia-on-Books provides a unique approach to the book that is both
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    The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead (Trivia-On-Books) - eBook

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  • Quilts from the Underground Railroad DVD, DVD Version By Quilt In A Day

    DVD Version 50 MINUTES OF VIEWING Jump aboard the train for a historical look at quilts from the 1860s and the significant part they played in helping slaves communicate "undercover." Well gather our "monkey wrench" and hop onto the "wagon wheel-" follow the "bears paw" trail through the mountains- and gather safely at the "crossroads." This is an adventure that you won't want to miss. Eleanor Burns shares a story passed down through families about a link between slave-made quilts and the Underground Railroad. Slaves reportedly made coded quilts and then used them to navigate their escape. Eleanor Burns continues
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    • UPC: 827681933

  • A Story Quilt : The Tranes on the Underground Railroad: Book Three, the Sugar Creek Anthologies of Jesse Freedom Series

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    • UPC: 237205008

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