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In 1841, Rev. Josiah Hen­son, a for­mer slave who fled to Canada via the Un­der­ground Rail­road, pur­chased 81 hectares in Dawn Town­ship, Ont., to found a set­tle­ment for fugi­tives from slav­ery. Learn more about what is to­day a his­toric site named for the novel by Har­riet Beecher Stowe. can­geo.ca/jf19/un­cle­tom

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