Laura Seldman signing The Underground Railroad in the Adirondack Town of Chester.
The town of Chester in upstate New York was a secret haven for runaway slaves escaping to Canada along the Underground Railroad. With the support of the Historical society of the Town of Chester, Laura Seldman reveals these courageous stories of local families who risked everything in the pursuit of freedom for all.
Laura Seldman has a MFA from George Washington University. She was appointed photohistorian of the historical society in 2014.