Relationships

This map displays social relationships in the selected excerpts from William Still’s “Journal C" and The Underground Rail Road.

Each person is color-coded by his or her role. The size of each circle corresponds to the number of connections that person has, and the thickness of the lines connecting people represents the number of different types of relationships the people share.

Click on any circle to center the map on that person. SCROLL DOWN to see that person's relationships repeated in a text list, with clickable links to each person's biography. To return to the full relationship map, click on the map’s background.

View social relationships for the Shephard, Taylor, and Wanzer-Grigsby family groups.

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