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.
Descendants of famed abolitionist Harriet Tubman will visit The President’s Gallery by Madame Tussauds in Washington to unveil a wax statue of the woman who led hundreds of slaves to freedom.
Senator Ben Cardin is making another push to create national parks in Maryland and New York dedicated to Harriet Tubman.