Related Sites and Resources

 

Underground Railroad 

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is an Ohio based national center dedicated to telling the story of the underground railroad.

This National Park Service Site is a good source for a general overview of the underground railroad.

The Underground Railroad Conductor is a web site by writer Tom Calarco. He has a wide variety of sites and information.

The Oneida County Freedom Trail Commission has an excellent web site with color, designs and pictures. The commission is a county-based organization that seeks to recover and tell the story of the underground railroad in Oneida county, and the broader story as well.

The Erie Canalway And The UGRR – an extensive interactive map that includes events, tours, cemeteries, sites, churches, and more.

Niagara Bound Tours will guide you through the rich history of Afro-Americans and Afro-Canadians who used the underground railroad to find freedom in the Niagara region. Tour guide Lezlie Wells, as a direct descendant of freedom seeker from Kentucky who settled in Ontario, Canada in 1850, provides enriching tours for guests of all ages.

 

More UGRR Related Links

North Country Underground Railroad Historical Association

National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum

Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark

1816 Farmington Quaker Meetinghouse

Niagara Falls National Heritage Area

Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center

John Brown Farm State Historic Site

Starr Clark Tin Shop

Onondaga Historical Association

Akwaaba Heritage Associates

John Brown Lives!

Montgomery County Department of History and Archives

Buffalo Niagara Freedom Station Coalition

Friends of Woodlawn Cemetery of Elmira

Harriet Tubman Boosters

John W. Jones Museum

Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation

Mid-Hudson Antislavery History Project

Oswego Public Library

 

Partners for Albany Stories

Partners for Albany Stories is a collaboration of historic sites in and near Albany that are working together to preserve and celebrate Albany’s history. Along with underground railroad history project, members of PASt include:

Historic Cherry Hill

Schuyler Mansion

Ten Broeck Mansion

Shaker Heritage Society

NYS Capitol Tours

Crailo State Historic Site

Historic Albany Foundation

Albany Institute of History and Art

 

Other Sites of Regional Interest

City of Albany Official Site

Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Ny Folklore Society