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Indiana Historical Bureau

IHB > Historical Markers > Find a Marker > A Gateway to Freedom > Annotated Text: A Gateway to Freedom > Thornbrough, Negro in Indiana, 185-86 A Gateway to Freedom--Footnote 3

A Gateway to Freedom
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Footnote 3

Many freedom-seekers were aided by other slaves,
free blacks, and anti-slavery whites--all risking violence and arrest.

The Negro in Indiana - Civil War Years

The Negro in Indiana - Civil War Years