Show: Along the Blackstone

Episode: Along the Blackstone - What Would You Do For Freedom.mpg


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What would you do for freedom? What risks would you take? What hardships would you endure to make yourself free? Powerful questions. Too often we take for granted our freedom, but for those enslaved Africans prior to the American Civil War, these questions were asked every minute of everyday – what would I do for freedom? Join us as Along the Blackstone Episode #41 takes us on a journey to understand what it was that finally made those enslaved to risk everything for a chance at freedom. Learn about the National Park Service’s Underground Railroad Initiative and powerful stories of underground railroad activity from New Bedford, the African-American Meeting House in Boston and here in the Blackstone Valley. What hardships would you endure to make yourself free?

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Friday, August 13, 2010 - 07:57


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