Unusual Facts About Toledo You Never Knew

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In this article, we will take a look at unusual facts about Toledo that you may not have known,

Underground Railroad

The city played a significant role in the Underground Railroad, with many homes and businesses serving as safe houses for escaping slaves. Toledo was a major stop on the Underground Railroad, and many abolitionists and abolitionist organizations in the city helped to provide aid and assistance to escaping slaves. The city’s location on the border of Ohio and Michigan, and on the shore of Lake Erie, made it an important waypoint for slaves on their journey to freedom in Canada.

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