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A Gateway to Freedom (22.2004.1)
New Albany
Floyd County, Indiana

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The Marker dedication took place at Pearl and Markets Streets in New Albany on June 19, 2004.

The Marker dedication took place at Pearl and Markets Streets in New Albany on June 19, 2004.

Side two of the Underground Railroad marker.

Side two of the Underground Railroad marker.

Pam Peters, the marker applicant, on left and Rev. Anthony Toran, Director of City Operations, New Albany, unveiling the marker.

Pam Peters, the marker applicant, on left and Rev. Anthony Toran, Director of City Operations, New Albany, unveiling the marker.

The :Messengers for Christ choir is gathered at the front of the church.

The Messengers for Christ choir is gathered at the front of the church.

This program cover shows the celebration enjoyed as part of the marker dedication.

This program cover shows the celebration enjoyed as part of the marker dedication.

The photographs below are by Jeannie Regan-Dinius, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology, Indiana Department of Natural Resources.