Secret Codes in Quilts?
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Howdy Friends! Amber Schamel here with our Tuesday History Tidbit. :)
Did you know that quilts may have been used as a secret code system?
The Underground Railroad was an amazing system. They used all sorts of methods to relay information, send signals, hide the 'passengers', and get them to freedom. Recently, a new method has come to light.
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10/3/2013 01:07:04 am
I'm amazed! It's a part of history I never knew. Those brave men and women who operated the underground railroad were quite inventive. Thanks for the reminder of their important part of history.
10/3/2013 01:44:49 am
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Amber Schamel was born in Littleton, CO and has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, and the Holy Land. She was raised in a family of 11 children, home-schooled through education and currently works with their 10 family businesses. Amber is a multi-published author and currently lives with her family outside of Colorado Springs, CO..
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