Rush R Sloane (Anti-Slavery Campaigner)


Rush R.Sloane (1828-1908).American lawyer & anti-slavery abolitionist,who was active within the Underground Railroad that helped slaves escape to freedom prior to the abolition of slavery in 19th century America.He\'s most notable for helping 7 slaves in to be released from his native Sandusky,Ohio,in 1854,successfully petitioning they were unlawfully captured,even at risk of financial ruin.His home was used as a Railroad safehouse.

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1 : 1854 - 1908, Rush R Sloane House, 403 East Adams Street, Sandusky, Ohio, 44870
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