As we look out the window in the slave cabin, we see a fleeing man, all he takes with him is tucked away in the sack on his shoulder. He is fleeing the cruelties of slavery and seeks justice in the North. But he is unaware of the dangers that lie ahead.
Underground Railroad Museum
John Mattox Jr.
The Runaway, John Mattox Jr.
“The Runaway,” A Glimpse Through the Underground Railroad Museum, accessed July 2, 2022, https://ugrrm.omeka.net/items/show/44.