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  • Clark, Jayne. "New bicycle routes trace Underground Railroad." USA Today. March 9, 2007.
  • The Emancipation Network.
  • Harris, Patricia and David Lyon. "Homes proved vital stops for Underground Railroad." The Boston Globe. April 4, 2007.
  • Howell, Steven. "Underground Railroad's secrets are explored in Exporail exhibit." The Gazette (Montreal). Feb. 9, 2007.
  • International Justice Mission.
  • McPherson, James M. "Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era." Ballantine Books. 1988.
  • The Milton House Museum.
  • National Geographic: The Underground Railroad.
  • National Park Service guide to Underground Railroad.
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  • National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.
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  • Polaris Project.
  • Preston, E. Delorus, Jr. "The Underground Railroad in Northwest Ohio." The Journal of Negro History. Vol. 17, No. 4 (Oct., 1932)
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  • Siebert, Wilbur H. "The Underground Railroad from Slavery to Freedom." The Macmillan Company. 1898.
  • "The Underground Railroad and the Secret Codes of Antebellum Slave Quilts." The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education. No. 46 (Winter, 2004-2005).
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