Breaking Chains: Thornton and Lucie Blackburn's Journey from Enslavement to Freedom

Video production by Corex Creative. A special thank you to Dr. Karolyn Smardz Frost, who led the archaeological investigation that uncovered the Blackburns’ story, and who lent her expertise to the making of this video. The Blackburns' remarkable story is told in the pages of their biography by Karolyn Smardz Frost, I've Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad (New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, and Toronto: Dundurn Press, 2007).