Maryland Lawmaker Presses For A Harriet Tubman $20 BillThe fight to put Harriet Tubman on the face of the $20 bill by 2020 has been revived with the introduction of bipartisan legislation in the House co-sponsored by Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Baltimore.
Maryland Senators Call Out Treasury Secretary For Harriet Tubman Currency CommentsTreasury secretary Steve Mnuchin said replacing Andrew Jackson with Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill is something to consider, but there are more important issues to focus on.
Treasury Secretary: Putting Harriet Tubman On $20 Not A PriorityLast April, the Treasury Department announced that Harriet Tubman would become the first black woman on U.S. paper currency.
Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Center Epitomizes Resilience During Abolitionist MovementIt took 5 years from when ground was broken until the new Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Center opened on the Eastern Shore.
Md.'s New Harriet Tubman Visitor Center Opens This WeekendStep back in time this weekend at the grand opening of the new Harriet Tubman Visitor Center in Dorchester County.
Harriet Tubman National Historical Park Becomes RealityFederal parks officials have formally established the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park in upstate New York.
Abolitionists Expected To Be Honored As Statues In Md State HouseMaryland lawmakers are expected to honor anti-slavery heroes with statues in the historic House of Delegates chamber in Annapolis.
Harriet Tubman And Frederick Douglass Statues ProposedTwo leading Maryland lawmakers want to commission statues of Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass for inside the Maryland State House.
Mikulski Petitions For Harriet Tubman To Appear On New $10 BillA Maryland senator give her two cents about who should appear on the new $10 bill.
Defense Bill Would Create Tubman Historic ParkA 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.
Preservationists Note 10 Sites Saved, Lost In 2013Chicago'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.
National Park Service Selects Superintendent For Tubman MonumentThe National Park Service has chosen a superintendent for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument.