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Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center
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Today is Harriet Tubman Day and Maryland is celebrating in a big way. After years of planning and preparation, the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center is officially open for business. The center is hosting a special invitation-only event today to commemorate its completion. This weekend’s grand opening celebration, held on

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CommerceHistoryMaryland Living

by Christine Hansen [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jyrfjh0Unfk] Hundreds, including descendants of Harriet Tubman, gathered in Capitol Hill yesterday to rally in support of legislation that would create historic national parks in Maryland and New York in honor of Harriet Tubman, one of the most recognized leaders behind the Underground Railroad.  If the legislation

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