University of South Carolina Press
A Slave RescueIn the Shadow of the Civil War is a narrative of a slave escape in antebellum Philadelphia and the resulting legal proceedings against an abolitionist who aided in the escape. In 1855 Jane Johnson and her children accompanied their owner, John Hill Wheeler of North Ca....
Murphy, Angela F.
"In the Shadow of the Civil War: Passmore Williamson and the Rescue of Jane Johnson,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 10
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol10/iss1/12