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Underground Railroad

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Route[edit]. To reduce the risk of infiltration, many people associated with the Underground Railroad knew only their part of the operation ...

Map of Routes - National Park Service

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For a more detailed map of escape routes of the Underground Railroad produced by the National Park Service Cartographic Staff at Harpers Ferry Center.

Interactive Map: The Underground Railroad

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This map will help you learn more about major routes used by people on the Underground Railroad. Click on the routes listed in the Legend. Name three places ...

Underground Railroad, The (1820-1861) | The Black Past ...

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The Underground Railroad was established to aid enslaved people in their escape to freedom. The railroad was comprised of dozens of secret routes and safe ...

Underground Railroad: A Path to Freedom - Eastern Illinois University

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The term Underground Railroad referred to the entire system, which consisted of many routes called lines. The free individuals who helped runaway slaves ...

Underground Railroad Terminology | Underground Railroad | PBS

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As a descendent of travelers on the Underground Railroad, I grew up ... words often used on the Underground Railroad were: “tracks” (routes fixed by abolitionist ...

Underground Railroad - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Underground Railroad, including videos, interesting ... The network of routes extended through 14 Northern states and “the  ...

Underground Railroad - Runaway Slaves method of escape

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Songs like "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot," and "Go Down Moses" may have contained secret messages detailing escape routes for runways. Another popular song ...

Underground Railroad - Historic Landmarks - Whispers of Angels

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All along the Eastern Line of the Underground Railroad, there remain signs of .... provided fugitives from Maryland's eastern shore with a route to the north—to ...

Underground Railroad - United States American History

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The Underground Railroad spanned 29 states, as well as Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Its "railways" were back roads, swamps, caves, forests, rivers and  ...

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What routes did the Underground Railroad follow through Maryland?

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There were many different routes that slaves took as they traveled north to freedom. ... Some white captains were also conductors for the Underground Railroad.

The Underground Railroad Route - National Geographic Society

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Students will identify slave states and free states during the time of the Underground Railroad, explore the challenges of escaping, and choose the route they ...

Underground Railroad (UGRR) | Adventure Cycling Route Network ...

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The Underground Railroad Bicycle Route (UGRR) memorializes the Underground Railroad, traversing landscapes and historic communities from Mobile, ...