Underground railroad

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What is underground rail road.

Network secret routes and safe houses used by 19th century enslaved people of African descent in United States in effort to to escape for freedom

heroes

Harriet Tubman is a slave that escaped from her owner for freedom throw underground railroad. and she returned to help other slaves escape

Facts

  • Most slaves ran away or escaped throw underground railroad to gain freedom.
  • Underground railroad passed throw 14 northern states and into Canada.
  • Between 1800-1865 100,000 escaped throw underground railroad.