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Underground Railroad

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The Underground Railroad was a network of secret routes and safe houses used by ... "Conductors" on the railroad came from various backgrounds and included free-born blacks, white abolitio...

Pathways to Freedom | Underground Railroad Library | People

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Harriet Tubman, who was born a slave near Cambridge, Maryland, was one of the most famous Underground Railroad conductors. After making her own ...

Underground Railroad - Garrett - Still - Tubman - Whispers of Angels

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... is one of the most prominent figures in the history of the Underground Railroad. ... Agents and Conductors on the Eastern Line of the Underground Railroad.

Underground Railroad: A Path to Freedom - Eastern Illinois University

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Traveling along the Underground Railroad was a long a perilous journey for ... Underground Railroad conductors were free individuals who helped fugitive ...

Underground Railroad - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Underground Railroad, including videos, ... Harriett Tubman became a famous "conductor" on the Underground Railroad, ...

Myths About the Underground Railroad | African American History ...

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Being an abolitionist or a conductor on the Underground Railroad, the historian Donald Yacovone related in an email to me, “was about as popular and as ...

History | National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

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The Underground Railroad is a term for the covert network of people and places that ... People who guided slaves from place to place were called "conductors.

Important People of the Underground Railroad

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There was no more famous conductor than Harriet Tubman. Harriet Ross was born into slavery in 1819. According to some accounts she was whipped often as  ...

Underground Railroad Terminology - National Park Service

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Mar 23, 2011 ... A Conductor need not have been a member of an organized section of the Underground Railroad, only someone who provided an element of ...

The Underground Railroad: Key Participants - For Dummies

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Harriet Tubman: No Underground Railroad figure matches the legendary status of Harriet Tubman, one of its rare female conductors. Even as a young slave, ...

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Underground Railroad - FAMOUS CONDUCTORS - Awesome Stories

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Jan 29, 2016 ... Harriet Tubman, c 1885. The photo, by H. Seymour Squyer, is unusual in that the left side of Ms. Tubman's face is not hidden by a shadow and ...

Underground Railroad - Social Studies for Kids

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Other noted "conductors": Josiah Henson, whose autobiography was the inspiration for Uncle Tom's Cabin, escaped to Canada on the Underground Railroad ...

Harriet Tubman: Conductor of the Underground Railroad - Meet ...

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Tubman: Conductor of the Underground Railroad After Harriet Tubman escaped from slavery, she returned to slave-holding states many times to help other ...