Underground Railroad in New York and New Jersey


Book Description

  • Maps of the major escape routes
  • Identifies houses and sites where slaves found refuge
  • Chapter on Canada discusses the final destination

    Tells the story of the network that guided escaped slaves to freedom, its operation, its important figures, and its specific history in New York and New Jersey. Pinpoints major routes in the states, with maps and information for locating them today.

  • About Switala, William J.