Dr.Edward Dyer

Abolitionists

The fight aginst slavery

The greatness of Dr. Edward Dyer far surpasses any who lived in Burlington in that time because he fought to protect slaves and to send slaves on there way on the underground railroad.

He gave money to slaves who needed it.

Being a double abolitionists is better to be double than single

He gave money to anti slavery programs

Being a doctor was the perfect cover.

Officialy, he only helped 3 slaves but unoffically he helped many more

1936 he lived her then 1939 he came back and he stayed in burlington till 1988 when he died