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Margaret “Mag” Palm A conductor on the Underground Railroad Margaret Palm was a colorful character in Gettysburg’s African-American commun. Black History Facts, Us History, African American History, Women In History, History Major, Brave, Underground Railroad, Gettysburg, African Diaspora

Margaret "Mag" Palm A conductor on the Underground Railroad Margaret Palm was a colorful character in Gettysburg's African-American community during the mid-nineteenth century. Before the Civil War she served as a conductor along the local branch of the Underground Railroad, earning the nickname Maggie Bluecoat for the blue circa-1812 military uniform coat she wore while conducting fugitive slaves north from the area.

Margaret “Mag” Palm A conductor on the Underground Railroad Margaret Palm was a colorful character in Gettysburg’s African-American commun. Black History Facts, Us History, African American History, Women In History, History Major, Brave, Underground Railroad, Gettysburg, African Diaspora

Margaret “Mag” Palm A conductor on the Underground Railroad Margaret Palm was a colorful character in Gettysburg’s African-American community during the mid-nineteenth century. Before the Civil War she served as a “conductor” along the local branch of the Underground Railroad, earning the nickname Maggie Bluecoat for the blue circa-1812 military uniform coat she wore while conducting fugitive slaves to the North from the area. She was almost kidnapped once.

Community Post: 13 Most Racist Things At The Jim Crow Museum Of Racist Memorabilia. These are reprehensible.

13 Most Racist Things At The Jim Crow Museum Of Racist Memorabilia

Prepare to be disgusted. The newly renovated Jim Crow Museum at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI houses a collection of racist memorabilia meant to spark dialog and create awareness in regards to the history of racism and how it influences culture today. Here are the 15 most racist things we found in the museum.

Detroit Underground Railroad Monument Located in the Philip A. Hart Plaza in downtown Detroit, is a city plaza along the Detroit River, along with other Memorials and sculptures Detroit Riverwalk, Detroit Michigan, Visit Detroit, Kings & Queens, Detroit History, Underground Railroad, African History, Black History Month, African American History

Detroit Underground Railroad Monument

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Murriah Flood. Born a slave of Mrs. Thomas Harrison, Faunsdale Plantation. After the war, she went to Washington with her husband, where she had an unhappy experience. She returned to Faunsdale and is now nurse to her former mistress's great - grandchildren.

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Harriet Tubman Harriet Tubman was an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War. Born into slavery, Tubman escaped to Philadelphia in then immediately returned to Maryland to rescue her family.

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Queen Mother Yaa Asantewaa (c. 1840–October 17, 1921) Yaa Asantewaa was the queen mother of the Edweso tribe of the Asante (Ashanti) in what is modern

100 years before Rosa Parks there was Frances Ellen Watkins Harper She was an author, poet and abolitionist. Born free in Baltimore, she had a prolific career, publishing her first book of poetry at age 20 and her first novel (Iola Leroy) at

Jane Johnson Source The underground railroad A record of facts authentic narratives letters c narrating the hardships hairbreadth escapes and death struggles of the sla. Us History, African American History, Women In History, History Facts, American Women, Black History, Black Authors, Underground Railroad, Historical Pictures

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One of hundreds of thousands of free digital items from The New York Public Library.

First Congregational Church- a part of the underground railroad! Black Church, My Church, York Attractions, Ohio Destinations, Underground Railroad, North Country, Harriet Tubman, Cathedral Church, Old Churches

First Congregational Church

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Buxton Bell....Whenever a fugitive from slavery arrived in the black settlement of Buxton, Ont., by way of the Underground Railroad to find freedom in Canada, a large bell housed in the community’s Mission church would ring out in joyous celebration.....the Buxton Bell is currently housed in the Ontario Legislature in Toronto Ontario in honour of Black History Month and the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade.