FP now includes 8171 eBooks in its collection.

  main page

Amherstburg, Terminus of the Underground Railroad

Cover Image

Book Details

Title:Amherstburg, Terminus of the Underground Railroad
Landon, Fred   
(2 of 35 for author by title)
The Anderson Fugitive Case
Agriculture Among the Negro Refugees in Upper Canada
Published:   1925
Publisher:The Journal of Negro History, Volume X
Tags:Canada, Canadiana, history, non-fiction, Ontario, Upper Canada

Amherstburg, Ontario, achieved notoriety due to its location in southern Ontario for being directly across the river from Detroit, making it the most convenient destination for fugitive slaves fleeing retribution from their owners in the United States. [Suggest a different description.]

Pages:13 Info

Author Bio for Landon, Fred

Author Image

Fred Landon (1880-1969) was a Canadian historian. He worked as journalist and a librarian and then was hired by the University of Western Ontario. 25 years later he was Dean of graduate studies. Landon wrote books and articles on the history of early Ontario. Some of his notable articles studied the history of African Canadians in Upper Canada. (Ontario Historical Society)

Available Formats

UTF-8 text   20220306.txt
Epub20220306.epubIf you cannot open a .mobi file on your mobile device, please use .epub with an appropriate eReader.
Mobi/Kindle20220306.mobiInfoNot all Kindles or Kindle apps open all .mobi files.
PDF (tablet)20220306-a5.pdf
HTML Zip20220306-h.zip

Kindle Direct (New, Experimental)

Send this book direct to your kindle via email. We need your Send-to-Kindle Email address, which can be found by looking in your Kindle device’s Settings page. All kindle email addresses will end in @kindle.com. Note you must add our email server’s address, [email protected], to your Amazon account’s Approved E-mail list. This list may be found on your Amazon account: Your AccountManage Your Content and DevicesPreferencesPersonal Document SettingsApproved Personal Document E-mail ListAdd a new approved e-mail address.

Send to Kindle Email Address:

This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free. You may do whatever you like with this book, but mostly we hope you will read it.

Here at FadedPage and our companion site Distributed Proofreaders Canada, we pride ourselves on producing the best ebooks you can find. Please tell us about any errors you have found in this book, or in the information on this page about this book.