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Bode, Patrick. Simcoe and the Slaves, St Catharines, Ontario: St Catharines Public Library Special Collections Dept., 1993.
Bradford, Sarah. Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People, New York: Carol Publishing Group, 1991.
Bramble, Linda. Black Fugitive Slaves in Early Canada, St. Catharines, Ontario: Vanwell Publishing Ltd., 1988.
Butler, Nancy. "Black History in St. Catharines - What the Numbers Say." Historical Society of St. Catharines Newsletter, February, 1996.
Butler, Nancy and Power, Michael. Slavery and Freedom in Niagara. Niagara-On-The-Lake: The Niagara Historical Society, 1993, 2000.
Cosner, Shaaron. The Underground Railroad. Toronto: A Venture Book, 1991.
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Douglass, Frederick. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknapp Press of Harvard University, 1960.
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Flight to Freedom. (Video) The History of the Underground Railroad. WXXI Public Broadcasting, 1995.
Green, Ernst. Some Graves in Lundy's Lane. Niagara Historical Society, #22, p.50
Harriet Tubman. (Video) Schlessinger Video Productions, 1992. The Black Americans of Achievement Video Collection.
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John Graves Simcoe. St Catharines, Ontario: St Catharines Public Library Special Collections Dept., 2000.
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Underground Railroad. History Channel, Triage. New York: A&E Home Video, 1999.
Voice of the Fugitive. (Video) National Film Board of Canada, 1991
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