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UNDERGROUND RAILROAD: THE WILLIAM STILL STORY

Underground Railroad: The William Still Story

  • Aired: 02/05/2012
  • 55:15
  • Rating: TV-PG
Underground Railroad: The Williams Still Story is the story of a humble Philadelphia clerk who risked his life shepherding runaway slaves to freedom in the tumultuous years leading up to America’s Civil War. William Still was the director of a complex network of abolitionists, sympathizers and safe houses that stretched from Philadelphia to what is now Southern Ontario.
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This is the story of a man who risked his life shepherding runaway slaves to freedom.
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Funding provided by CN Railway, Rogers Cable Network, Canada Media Fund, and Rogers Documentary Fund. Additional support from David W. Pretty, Vernon Achber & Phil Lind, and CPB.
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