Images of Underground Railroad Safe Houses and Hiding Places - Harriet Tubman - LibGuides Sandbox for Library Schools at Springshare

Fleeing slaves may have used Kentucky cave

▶ HISTORICAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD HOME IN OHIO - YouTube | Freedom Seekers Badge

This is a great visual from inside of the basement of the Lathrop house in Sylvania Ohio which used to act as a safe haven and was part of the under ground r.

Secrets of the Historic Levi Coffin House: Underground Railroad Stop (in Fountain City, Indiana)

The Levi Coffin House on US 27 on Indiana’s central eastern border has secrets. It was not a secret that its owner, Levi Coffin, a Quaker from North Carolina and local businessman, was part of the Underground Railroad. Coffin was Read more >

The Canadian Underground Railroad for slaves was used in the early 19th century as an escape from slavery in the United States. These slaves saw Canada as a place of FREEDOM and that makes me proud! @Halfmoon Yoga

The Canadian Underground Railroad for slaves was used in the early century as an escape from slavery in the United States. These slaves saw Canada as a place of FREEDOM and that makes me proud! Waddill-Kelly Yoga and Meditation

Unit 6: Col Stone show a trap door that lead to a hiding place for runaway slaves, the home he and his wife Ann Jasperson now own Haviland Rd in North Stamford, Conn was part of the underground railroad. Photo: Dru Nadler / Stamford Advocate Freelance

The Dart: A stop on the Underground Railroad

Unit Col Stone show a trap door that lead to a hiding place for runaway slaves, the home he and his wife Ann Jasperson now own Haviland Rd in North Stamford, Conn was part of the underground railroad.

It's not well known that Berks Co was instrumental in the creation of the Underground Railroad. Berks was much bigger when it was first formed in 1752 than it is today. Because of changes in borders, areas that were in the county then are now in other counties & vice versa. There were 13 known Underground Railroad stops w-in the Berks Co of today & many others in surrounding counties.  Take a look at the bigger picture of the Underground Railroad to learn about Berks County's role in it.

pinner writes: Entrance to an Underground Railroad tunnel in Pennsylvania

Part of Underground Railroad tunnel in Middletown, OH.

Part of Underground Railroad tunnel in Middletown, OH.

Underground Railroad Hiding Space, sliding shelves in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania home. Slavery in America Photos

Underground Railroad Hiding Space, sliding shelves in the Dobbin House, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Slavery in America.

UNDERGROUND RAILROAD SECRET MESSAGES  |  For example, the conductor William Still received this telegram in Philadelphia: “I have sent via at two o’clock four large and two small hams.” This coded message alerted him of the arrival of four fugitives – two adults and two children. The word “via” signaled they would not arrive on the regular train, as authorities expected, but on the train from Reading. Still was able to meet them at the correct depot and help them escape.

“Stationmasters” hid slaves in their homes or “stations.” Sometimes the language was more secretive to conceal details about the Underground Railroad.

The Hubbard House was a safehouse for slaves who were looking to gain their freedom through passage of the Underground Railroad. This house was built around 1840 by William and Catherine Hubbard. Located right on Lake Erie, the house was a perfect place to hide slaves for a day or two until conditions were optimum for them to make there way to the beach and onto a boat that would take them to Canada.  visit http://www.hubbardhouseugrrmuseum.org  God Bless you William and Catherine Hubbard

This short documentary is about the Hubbard House, located in Ashtabula, Ohio. The Hubbard House was a safehouse for slaves who were looking to gain their fr.

'Underground Railroad' Photo Series Powerfully Tracks Trail Of Runaway Slaves

'Underground Railroad' Photo Series Powerfully Tracks Trail Of Runaway Slaves

"These sites carry an invisible history that, through photography, can be revealed.

Underground Railroad Freedom Network, Arlington House – Robert E. Lee Memorial • Arlington, Virginia. Cancellation stamp: April 21, 2012

National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom (National Park Service) - lesson plans, web activity, junior ranger booklet

Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Map | Harriet Tubman's Route for the UGRR

This is the route that Harriet Tubman used for the Underground railroad

Candle in the window indicates a safe house on the. Underground Railroad

Candle in the window indicates a safe house on the Underground Railroad

When I found that I crossed that line, I looked at my hands to see if I was the same person. There was such glory over everything; the sun came like gold through the trees, and over the fields, and I felt like I was in Heaven. - Harriet Tubman

"When I found that I crossed that line, I looked at my hands to see if I was the same person. There was such glory over everything; the sun came like gold through the trees, and over the fields, and I felt like I was in Heaven.

The Underground Railroad occurred in the 1800's. This was not underground or a railroad. This event captured its name because of the activities it carried out in secrecy, darkness, and disguise. The Underground Railroad was a network of 14 routes, extending through 14 northern states.

I believe in the Nguzo Saba , especially the Umoja ( unity ) principle. Umoja calls for us to strive for and maintain unity in the family, .

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