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Saving History Saturday: National Park Service Adds 16 New Listings to the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom

In late March, the National Park Service announced that they had added 16 new sites to the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom. The sites, which span 11 states from New England to the Gulf Coast, to the Midwest, join … Continue reading

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Forts: Pensacola’s Advanced Redoubt

In 2019, I made my first visit to the Pensacola forts (Pickens and Barrancas). This was long overdue, given my proximity. Another fortification that I visited was the Advanced Redoubt, located a short distance north of Fort Barrancas, built to … Continue reading

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