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This video is a member of the group and speaks about the significance of quilts in the underground railroad and how symbols in the quilts helped to lead slaves to freedom.
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Now that hannahs papa has decided to make the run for freedom. In stitched from the soul 1990 gladys marie fry asserted that quilts were used to communicate safe houses and other information about the underground railroad which was a network through the united states and into canada of conductors meeting places and safe houses for the passage of african americans out of slavery. Free shipping on qualifying offers.
See more ideas about quilt block patterns underground railroad and civil war quilts. 4 may 2018 explore reggierus board underground railroad quilt on pinterest. The images stitched into hannahs quilt lead to secret signposts on the underground railroad as she and her father take flight from slavery on a perilous path to freedom.