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Underground Railroad

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Title Related People Date Object Number
"John Brown" pike
ca. 1857-1859
INV.5736
Am I Not a Woman & a Sister
1838
INV.13745
Basket
ca. 1820-1830
1945.381
Ceremonial New York City street sign for Frederick Douglass Landing
2005
2006.25
Coverlet
1984
2001.25
Dred Scott (ca. 1795-1858)
After 1857
X.174
Figural group
ca. 1860-1900
1945.391
Figural group
ca. 1855
1945.390
Figural group
ca. 1860-1900
1945.392
Frances Wright (1795-1852)
1824
1955.263
Creative: Tronvig Group