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Johnson House
Philadelphia

Johnson House in Germantown was occupied by the same Quaker family for nearly 200 years.  Before the US Civil War it was a stop on the Underground Railroad that conducted many slaves to freedom.

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Chargée: 04/11/2013
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Tags: house; museum; underground railroad; historic; philadelphia
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