Answered By: Emilie Smart Last Updated: Dec 07, 2015 Views: 55
There are some excellent sources of primary source material online. Here's a short list:
Pathways to Freedom -- http://pathways.thinkport.org/library/documents.cfm
Africans in America -- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part4/index.html
CyberBee -- the Drinking Gourd -- http://www.cyberbee.com/undergroundrr_sites.html
Digital History -- http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/documents/documents_p1.cfm
The Atlantic Slave Trade & Salve Life in America -- http://hitchcock.itc.virginia.edu/Slavery/index.php
To find more material, google a search like this:
underground railroad and primary source materials
You can access our ABC-Clio database and read slave narratives. They're very informative and are searchable by state and county/parish.
You can also come in or call us (231-3750) for assistance.