• Sepia collage of Harriet Tubman portrait over a 19th century map of Maryland

    Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad

    National Monument Maryland

History & Culture

Harriet Tubman did extraordinary work with abolitionist causes and as the Underground Railroad's most famous conductor. Her heroic efforts in personally leading people out of slavery to freedom in the North defined her as the "Moses of her People."

National Park Service - Harriet Tubman Special Resource Study:

National Park Service - National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom:

National Register Travel Itinerary - Aboard the Underground Railroad:

Library of Congress - Harriet Tubman: Online Resources:

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