Skip to content

Under the freedom tree

2014by Susan VanHecke and London Ladd

Tells of the Civil War's first contraband camp that began when three escaped slaves were granted protection at a Union-held fort, prompting runaway slaves to seek freedom there and build the country's first African American community

Bates Library Catalog Book Details on Google Books

Show MARC Record

Many of the cover images on this site are from Google Books.

STAY UP-TO-DATE ABOUT TRENDS IN MULTICULTURAL PICTURE BOOKS!

Sign up for our newsletter and get a FREE printable poster of our unique picture book categories, as well as ongoing access to the latest trends in who is represented and how in children's picture books.