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The Steamer 'Planter' and Her Captor
Article about Robert Smalls, a slave who captured a Confederate steamer during the Civil War.
Published in Harper's Weekly: A Journal of Civilization (14 June 1862)
Harper & Brothers
American Civil War (1861-1865)SlaveryGunboatsMilitary participation--African AmericanUnited States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Participation, African American
Smalls, Robert, 1839-1915Planter (Steamship)
1 item (2 pages)
Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library
f Pam 2010.571
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, f Pam 2010.571, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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