ERIC Number: ED332899
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Aug-30
Reference Count: 0
Indiana Underground Railroad Folklore: Western Route and Daviess County.
Shelton, Lois G.
Materials for teaching a unit about the Underground Railroad (the system set up to assist fleeing, runaway slaves heading north) in Indiana are presented. Specifically, the Western Route that passed through Daviess County in Indiana is examined. The materials provide background on the Underground Railroad and the Western Route, plans for teaching the unit, a glossary, and maps, games, and other activities. The materials can be used with fourth and fifth grade students. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Indiana; Underground Railroad
Note: Completed as part of the Historic Southern Indiana Project and funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.