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Rev. John Rankin and his wife Jean Rankin

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Picture of Rev. John Rankin and his wife Jean Rankin. There home was a stop for the Underground Railroad Station during 1828-1863, He felt early on that slavery was a abomination in the eyes of God. (c. Lawrence E. Walker Foundation Collection).

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