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Contributors to Canadian Life and Society
The National Library of Canada site allows you to search for information on prominent figures in Canadian history. This page is on Mary Ann Shadd.

Black Web
This Web site is dedicated to spotlighting the heritage, achievements, and business interests of the Black community in the Greater Toronto Area.

The African Presence
This is a project produced by the students of Cole Harbour High School and the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia. It provides a history of how Blacks came to Nova Scotia and a map showing the locations of the Black communities. There's also a good selection of links to related sites.

The Walk to Canada, Tracing the Underground Railroad
Anthony Cohen is an historian and author who has spent the last three years researching the Underground Railroad. He's actually re-tracing the route Blacks would have taken and has posted a map, an itinerary and weekly reports on the site. There are also a number of links to other Underground Railroad sites on the Web.

Mary Ann Shadd
Here you'll find basic biographical information on Mary Ann Shadd. And this biography page links back into the African American Biographical Profiles Index.

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