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Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark

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  • The estate is a National Historic Landmark chronicling the Underground Railroad, anti-slavery and suffrage activities of Gerrit Smith, one of the most powerful abolitionists in the United States. Interior and exterior exhibits tell the story of how Smith helped hundreds of African- Americans by purchasing their freedom from slavery, arranging safe passage to Canada, helping families establish their lives locally, giving deeds to land and providing educational opportunities. A Path Through History attraction.

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