Dorchester County Public Library

Slavery and the Underground Railway


African-American Migration Experience
Beneath the Underground: the flight to freedom
Maryland State Archives site, featuring East New Market in Dorchester County.
Maryland Slavery
Database of slave purchasers in Dorchester County
Maryland and the Underground Railway
Includes an interactive sequence on what it was like to be a slave in Maryland.
Researching the Underground Railroad
A Guide for Library Users. A variety of resources for the Underground Railroad for topics such as slave narratives, biographical resources, and websites.
The Underground Railroad
Interactive site maintained by National Geographic Online.