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Preservationists Note 10 Sites Saved, Lost In 2013

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.

01/03/2014

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Harriet Tubman Monument Getting National Attention

Harriet Tubman, who was born a slave on the Eastern Shore, is memorialized in her hometown of Dorchester County.

03/27/2013

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Harriet Tubman Memorial Receives National Recognition

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.

03/25/2013

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State Park & Local Exhibit Honor Centennial Of Harriet Tubman’s Death

This coming weekend marks the 100th anniversary of the death of Harriet Tubman.

03/05/2013

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Harriet Tubman May Finally Be Honored With 2 National Parks

Maryland’s famous conductor of the Underground Railroad could finally be honored with the two national parks lawmakers have been pushing for for years.

02/13/2013

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Sen. Cardin Again Seeking Harriet Tubman National Parks

Sen. Ben Cardin is calling again for the establishment of national parks honoring abolitionist Harriet Tubman.

02/11/2013

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Federal Grant To Restore Historic Slave Cabin

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.

08/03/2012

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Underground Railroad Visitor Center Gets Funding

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.

08/16/2011

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Md. Underground Railroad Trail Opens For Season

Visitors to a park in Maryland will be able to experience what it was like to travel the underground railroad.

04/02/2011

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