Mumbet's Declaration of Independence
Title
Mumbet's Declaration of Independence

Author
Woelfle, Gretchen, author.

ISBN
9780761365891

Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm

Reading Level
640 L Lexile

Personal Subject
Freeman, Elizabeth, 1744?-1829

Subject Term
Women slaves -- Massachusetts -- Biography.
 
Slaves -- Massachusetts -- Biography.
 
African American women -- Massachusetts -- Biography.
 
Slavery -- Massachusetts -- History -- 18th century.

Geographic Term
Massachusetts -- Biography.

Added Author
Delinois, Alix,

Summary
Mumbet's Declaration of Independence tells the story of a Massachusetts slave from the Revolutionary era--in 1781, she successfully used the new Massachusetts Constitution to make a legal case that she should be free.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Oakdale LibraryBookJ 306.362 WOE11Nonfiction Collection
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)BookPICTURE BOOK WOE11Children's Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)BookJ 306.362 WOE11Nonfiction Collection