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A new documentary on the Underground Railroad is airing next Monday night.The William Still Story looks at the triumphant yet harrowing journey of runaway slaves coming to Canada.

Today marks the first day of Black History Month and this Monday - PBS is airing a new documentary about the escape of slaves to Canada.The Underground Railroad: The William Still Story.William Still is considered the father of the Underground Railroad...who was determined to get as many runaway slaves as he could across the border into Canada.Bryan Prince is a descendant of slaves who came to Canada before the outbreak of the Civil War.He still lives in Buxton which began as a fugitive slave settlement.He is also an actor, historian and graduate of both Ridgetown and St. Clair College.Bryan appears in the new documentary and is one of it's producers.
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