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This category is dedicated to recording sites which served as stops along the Underground Railroad or those that played a significant role in the Underground Railroad and its mission of aiding slaves on their journey to freedom.
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Underground Railroad SitesThe Lane Trail - Nemaha County, KS

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First built as a roadway for immigrants, then became the underground railway route, and today is US highway 75

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 4/2/2015

last visited: never

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Underground Railroad SitesJohn Ritchie House - Topeka, KS

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Depot on the underground railway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wardnkathy

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/11/2009

last visited: never

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Underground Railroad SitesThe Mayhew Cabin -Nebraska City, NE

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The Mayhew Cabin is the only site in Nebraska that is part of the National Park Service's Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Nebraska

date approved: 6/17/2007

last visited: 6/8/2014

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Underground Railroad SitesQuindaro, Kansas Territory - Kansas City, Kansas

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Quindaro became an important station on the Underground railway, with slaves escaping from Platte county crossing the Missouri River in small boats and secret runs of Parkville-Quindaro Ferry. Many slaves simply walked across frozen river in winter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/8/2012

last visited: never

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