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. It was a path for slaves to get to freedom. people and houses would be along the path. when a slave would come to a house the people would give them food and a place to sleep for the night. In this map it shows the different trails on the under ground rail road.