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Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman, full-length portrait, seated in chair, facing front, probably at her home in Auburn, New York

An Old time schooner.
Photo shows the schooner Hattie Hutt - built in Saugatuck, MI., 1873, wrecked 1929; a Great Lakes vessel). Source: Charles Seavey, 2015)

John Kimber

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Painting of slave ship captain John Kimber who was accused of murdering slaves onboard his ship

Portrait of Thomas Jefferson

A painting of Thomas Jefferson

Declaration of Independence

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The declaration of independence by the thirteen colonies of the British Empire that would become the United States

John Adams

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John Adams by Benjamin Blythe done in Salem in 1766


Man with lacerations from flogging while a slave

An image showing how severely an enslaved person was flogged.

Underground railroad map of the United States

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Map of the Underground Railroad

The Butler Family

This is a photo of the Butler family.