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The Story of the Underground Railroad

Like any other part of history, the story of slavery and escaping to freedom continues on. Today, people are still uncovering new facts about the people, places, and events of this time.

In this section, you can explore some new findings about the Underground Railroad –
or even add some new details to the story yourself!

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