You are a Maryland slave...
Travel back to the 1800s and become an eyewitness to history. You become a young
slave who must make some important and life-changing decisions.
Be sure to explore the various scenes you see by rolling your mouse over the
pictures. The clues you discover might be just the ones you need to escape to
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