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.
Gov. Martin O’Malley on Tuesday announced the state has received an $8.5 million federal grant to build the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center in Dorchester County, the final grant needed to create the $21 million project.
Maryland lawmakers may have found an alternate passage for a statue of Harriet Tubman to the U.S. Capitol.