National Endowment for the
An NEH grant allowed the expansion of the original Virginia Runaways Project into the Geography of Slavery in Virginia Project.
for the Humanities
Sponsors at the University of Virginia:
Center for Technology and
Electronic Text Center
Virginia Center for Digital History
The University of Virginia's College at Wise
T. Cary Johnson, Jr.
Joseph C. Miller
William G. Thomas III
Special thanks to Lathan Algerna Windley, whose four-volume compilation of runaway ads
(Greenwood Press, Westport CT, 1983) was the inspiration for this project.