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(1987) Folk singer Odeta sings a "Negro Spiritual" in a concert in Chicago. She noted that such songs were often not just simple songs with Biblical themes, but that some songs of the slaves were literally coded messages telling of pending escapes through the underground railroad. RNS photo by Joan Maiman

Sally Morrow

Sally Morrow

Sally Morrow joined Religion News Service in March 2012 as Photo/Multimedia Editor. She is a photographer and editor based in Kansas City, Mo. Morrow has worked as a multimedia editor and photographer at Newsday, The Des Moines Register, and the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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