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A group of eight slaves from Maryland arrive safely in Canada

04/24/1857
A group of eight slaves from different farms on the Eastern Shore of Maryland arrive together in St. Catherine's, Canada West, after some of them faced the threat of sale to Georgia from an abusive master. (By Matthew Pinsker)
Source Citation: 
William Still, Underground Railroad (Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1872), 143-146.

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