Jeanine Michna-Bales "Through Darkness to Light - Photographs Along the Underground Railroad"
A Photographic Essay by Jeanine Michna-Bales
Hard cover, 8 x 10.75 x 1", 191 pages. They left in the middle of the night - often carrying little more than the knowledge to follow the North Star. An estimated one hundred thousand slaves between 1800 and the end of the Civil War in 1865 became passengers on the Underground Railroad, embarking on a journey of untold hardship, in search of freedom.