Slavery in America

By: Will Peete

Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad was a way to take to get out of states with slavery. It was founded and led by Harriet Tubman.

Songs and Music

Music was used to convey secret messages.

It used landmarks to lead slaves to a better place.

Music was also used to remember home.

Emancipation Proclamation

A proclamation made by Abraham Lincoln making slavery illegal. It didn't stop discrimination but it helped greatly. Lincoln made this after the civil war.