Underground Railroad: A Path to Freedom

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Underground Railroad: A Path to Freedom Resource Booklet 
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Primary Source Set

This Primary Source Set is merely a sample of resources from the digitized collections of the Library of Congress.

Freedom Stairway  Light to Signal Slaves  Dr. John Rankin House Rankin Hill 

Freedom Stairway.
American Memory

Light to Signal Slaves.
American Memory

 

Dr. John Rankin House.. American Memory

Rankin Hill
American Memory

 

 Reverend John Rankin and Wife

 Print of Josiah Henson

Harriett Tubman, full length portrait 

 Ripley Trail

 Reverend John Rankin and Wife.
American Memory


Print of Josiah Henson.
American Memory

 

Harriet Tubman, full length portrait.
American Memory

 

Ripley Trail.
American Memory

The Fugitive Slave Law 

 Anti-Slavery Meetings

 Caution

Engraving of the box in which Henry Box Brown escaped from slavery in 

 The Fugitive Slave Law.
American Memory

 Anti-Slavery Meetings
American Memory

 Caution.
American Memory

 

Engraving of the box in which Henry Box Brown escaped from slavery in.
American Memory

 

Ranaway 

 200 reward

 150 reward

 The Underground Railroad/Chas. T. Webber

Ranaway.
Prints and Photographs

 $200 Reward
American Memory

$150 Reward.
American Memory

The Underground Railroad/Chas. T. Webber
Prints and Photographs

 

 


 

 

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