Praising the Past
Nov 17 – Nov 30, 2022
- Freedom Seeker Caroline Quarlls (Walker)
Just as contemporary African Americans often "detect some Black" in various persons, a Black man in 1842 used similar instincts. "There she met a Colored man who suspected her to be a fugitive and told her Alton was not safe and led her to a stagecoach headed for Milwaukee."