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Articles with keyword "freedom"

Feature

The Rallying Cry

How the word "Liberty" moved from a spiritual definition to a revolutionary one.

Feature

Safe Harbor

A town in Massachusetts opens its doors to fugitive slaves.

Conversation

Voices of the Slave Trade

A captive and an owner give firsthand accounts of the transatlantic voyage.

Robert Smalls

Statement

A Voyage to Freedom

Robert Smalls commandeered a Confederate ship to escape from slavery in South Carolina.