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Between 1840 and 1860, thousands of enslaved Africans traveled the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada.
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Composer and pianist Nathaniel Dett was Hampton Institute's first Black Director of Music.
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Racial barriers couldn't prevent Portia White from becoming the first internationally renowned Black Canadian concert singer.
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