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Wisconsin's Underground Railroad

Special | 39m 13s Video has closed captioning.

Jesse Gant, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History, UW-Madison, looks at the myths and legends surrounding the stories of the Underground Railroad in Wisconsin. Grant highlights the rescues of Joshua Glover and Caroline Quarlls and discusses racial attitudes in the years before the Civil War.

Aired: 08/03/15

Rating: TV-G

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