Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument was created by Presidential Proclamation on March 25, 2013. It is one of the newest additions to the national park system. Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument is one of about 400 units in the National Park System.
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By the 1840’s about half of the black population on Maryland’s Eastern Shore was free; most families included both enslaved and free people.