Tuesday, March 20, 1860
UGRR Operatives Mentioned By Name
A family of three enslaved people were helped to escape from St. Louis by Theodore Massey, a free African American. Massey and the three freedom seekers were recaptured before they could cross the Mississippi river.
Notes on Sources
Blackett, The Captive's Quest, 148. Blackett appears to cite the St. Louis Missouri Democrat, March 23, April 7, 1860.