Beth learns the meaning of a song used as part of The Underground Railroad

The songs that are used in “Oh Freedom!” not only help to tell the story of the Underground Railroad, but actually existed during that period, and were important to the movement’s success.  Beth talks to Janice about one of those songs, called “Follow the Drinking Gourd”.

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