Monday, January 18, 2016 - 3:00am

What happened to fleeing slaves after they reached the end of the Underground Railroad? In today's Academic Minute, Manhattan College's Adam Arenson examines the lives of African-Americans in the North after escaping slavery. Arenson is an associate professor of history and author of the award-winning The Great Heart of the Republic: St. Louis and the Cultural Civil War. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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