According to Coffin’s account, he provided shelter for upwards of one thousand “fugitive slaves” during the years between 1826 until midway through the Civil War. Some referred to him as the President of the Underground Railroad. Hear, in his words, what it took to be a conductor on the Underground Railroad and why he chose to help.
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Earlier Event: September 5Live Performance: Sybil Ludington - 1st Floor Brown-Forman Theatre
Later Event: September 5Gallery Tour: Burgoo to Bourbon: KY Foods of the Frazier - 2nd Floor, Southern Exposition Gallery