Presented by Jan DeAmicis, Professor of Sociology, Utica College; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

How to determine and document if believed Underground Railroad sites and activists are really connected to the UGRR movement.


Jan DeAmicisDr. Jan DeAmicis is an historical sociologist with interests in the experience of race and ethnicity. His recent research is reflected in the Underground Railroad project in which he utilizes historical and archaeological data to analyze this important institution in the history of upstate New York.