This blog page is being used by Belthorne Design Studios to share research information relating to US History from 1850 to 1900 and any other fantastic graphic design creations. Final quilt piece information can be found at the Quilting a Nation page (please click link to the right).
The under ground rail road was not a real rail road. the under ground rail road was a path that helped slaves get to freedom. There would be houses and people along the road. When a slave would come to a house the people would feed them and a place to sleep for the night. This map shows the different trails of the under ground rail road.