John and Smithey Thomas portrait   Save
John and Smithey Thomas portrait
Description: Photomechanical reproduction of a portrait of John and Smithey Thomas, who were Underground Railroad agents in Azalia, Bartholomew County, Indiana. The image was collected by Ohio State University professor Wilbur H. Siebert (1866-1961). Siebert began researching the Underground Railroad in the 1890s as a way to interest his students in history. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL03018
Subjects: Siebert, Wilbur Henry, 1866-1961; Underground Railroad--Indiana; Abolitionists--Indiana--History
Places: Azalia (Indiana); Bartholomew County (Indiana)