Freedom's Promise: Oney Judge: Escape from Slavery and the President's House, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Lindsay Wyskowski
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532170599
  • ISBN-13: 9781532170591
  • DDC: 306.362092
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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President George Washington and his wife enslaved more than 150 people in the mid-1700s. In 1796, one of their slaves escaped. Her name was Oney Judge. This book explores her story and her legacy. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Letter From Duchess.
1: Escaping Slavery.
2: Slavery in Early America.
3: Oney’s Early Years.
4: Escape Plan.
5: Later Life and Legacy.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.