Annotations for Jump Ship to Freedom


Baker & Taylor
Daniel Arabus steals the notes insuring his and his mother's freedom from slavery to Captain Ivers only to be shipped from Stratford, Connecticut, to the West Indies to be sold

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Baker & Taylor
In 1787 a fourteen-year-old slave, anxious to buy freedom for himself and his mother, escapes from his dishonest master and tries to find help in cashing the soldier's notes received by his father for fighting in the Revolution.

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