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Underground Railroad

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The Underground Railroad was a network of secret routes and safe houses used by ..... Passages to Freedom: The Underground Railroad in History and Memory. Smithsonian Books. ISBN 1-58834-157-7. Bord...

Underground Railroad - Black History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Underground Railroad, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

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 ...

The Secret History of the Underground Railroad - The Atlantic

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Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad tells a story that will surprise most readers. Among its biggest surprises is that, despite ...

Why Colson Whitehead made the Underground Railroad real: “It's ...

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Aug 27, 2016 ... His new novel, “The Underground Railroad,” manages to blend the slave ... Whitehead's alternative American history carries echoes of the real ...

Pathways to Freedom | About the Underground Railroad

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eyewitness to history ... The Underground Railroad was a secret network organized by people who helped ... Possible safe house on the Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad [ushistory.org]

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U.S. History ..... Lewis Hayden escaped from slavery through the Underground Railroad, eventually becoming a "conductor" from his Boston home. Any cause ...

Myths of the Underground Railroad - Scholastic

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The Underground Railroad is a great story in American history. People, both black and white, formed a secret network that helped slaves escape to freedom.

Underground Railroad: A Path to Freedom - Eastern Illinois University

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The Underground Railroad is an important part of our nation's history; however, many of the fascinating and lesser known details regarding it are not included ...

Underground Railroad - Ohio History Central

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The Underground Railroad was a system of safe houses and hiding places that helped fugitive slaves escape to freedom in Canada, Mexico, and elsewhere ...

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Underground Railroad | HistoryNet

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Established in the early 1800s and aided by people involved in the Abolitionist Movement, the underground railroad helped thousands of slaves escape ...

The Underground Railroad - PBS

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The Underground Railroad, a vast network of people who helped fugitive slaves escape to the North and to Canada, was not run by any single organization or ...

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 assisted fugitive slaves as they escaped from slavery in the South.