A provision in a defense bill approved by the U.S. House of Representatives would create the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historic Park in Maryland.
Chicago’s Wrigley Field, New Orleans’ Saenger Theatre and a historic Los Angeles’ shipbuilding center have joined a list of sites being saved thanks to the efforts of historic preservationists in 2013.
The National Park Service has chosen a superintendent for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument.
Harriet Tubman, who was born a slave on the Eastern Shore, is memorialized in her hometown of Dorchester County.
She played a huge role in shaping the nation’s history. Now the Maryland park dedicated to Harriet Tubman’s legacy was declared a national monument.
She’s one of the most famous slaves in American history. Now–100 years after her death–Harriett Tubman is finally getting the honor she deserves.
This coming weekend marks the 100th anniversary of the death of Harriet Tubman.
Maryland’s famous conductor of the Underground Railroad could finally be honored with the two national parks lawmakers have been pushing for for years.
Sen. Ben Cardin is calling again for the establishment of national parks honoring abolitionist Harriet Tubman.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $195,000 grant to restore a historic slave cabin on the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.
The state of Maryland is asking the federal government to designate part of the Eastern Shore as a national monument to abolitionist Harriet Tubman.
The Maryland African American Tourism Council plans to honor U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski with the 2012 Harriet Ross Tubman Lifetime Achievement Award.