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October 7, 1821 - July 14, 1902
Shamong Township, NJ

DIED

William Still

Abolitionist, Businessman, Philanthropist, Documented the Stories of Formerly Enslaved Africans, Author of "The Underground Railroad"

The heroism and desperate struggle that many of our people had to endure should be kept green in the memory of this and coming generations. It was my good fortune to lend a helping hand to the weary travelers flying from the land of bondage.

—William Still

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