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EXPLORE PA

The Underground Railroad in Northeast PA

  • Aired: 08/23/2011
  • 26:51
  • Rating: TV-G
Citizens in Northeast PA helped escaping slaves find shelter, transportation, and food. But most importantly, when freedom seekers arrived here, they found a place to call home. Follow travelers Kimberly, Grace and Karen as they explore the area's Underground Railroad history, learn about quilting and a secret "quilt code", ice fish, stop by the Anthracite Heritage Museum, a spa, plus much more.
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