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Whispers of angels : a story of the underground railroad

Author: Sharon K BakerEdward AsnerBlair UnderwoodOzzie JonesAyoka DorseyAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Janson Media, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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White Quaker Abolitionist Thomas Garrett and William Still, a free, black anti-slavery activist, 'conducted' thousands of fugitives to freedom through the 'corridor of courage', through Maryland's Eastern Shore to the streets of Philadelphia.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
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Named Person: Thomas Garrett; William Still
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon K Baker; Edward Asner; Blair Underwood; Ozzie Jones; Ayoka Dorsey; Frank Baker; Janson Media.
ISBN: 1568391390 9781568391397
OCLC Number: 54492155
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast as a television program in 2001.
Credits: Director of photography, Pascal Dieckmann ; editor, Julie Pfeifenroth ; music, Flying Hands Music.
Cast: Edward Asner, Blair Underwood, Ozzie Jones, Ayoka Dorsey, Frank Baker.
Awards: Winner 2002 World Gold Medal for history programming at the 2002 New York International Independent Film and Video Festival
Winner of the 2002 Chris Award, Columbus International Film and Video Festival
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: Teleduction, Inc. ; writer/director, Sharon K. Baker.

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White Quaker Abolitionist Thomas Garrett and William Still, a free, black anti-slavery activist, 'conducted' thousands of fugitives to freedom through the 'corridor of courage', through Maryland's Eastern Shore to the streets of Philadelphia.

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Whispers of Angels: A Story of the Underground Railroad

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On July 4, 1776 the Declaration of Independence declared that all men were created equal. However the reality was that not all men were created equal. Dutch settlers brought the first African-Americans to the United States, marking the beginning of forced labor and slavery; institutions that helped build...
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