Harriet Tubman

(Larry Robin, longtime owner of now-closed Robin's Bookstore, holds a flyer promoting some of the Underground Railroad events of the Moonstone Arts Center.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Ongoing Series Highlights Local History of Underground Railroad

The Moonstone Arts Center is hosting a festival of events that tells the rich history of the Underground Railroad in Philadelphia.

10/13/2014

(credit: Cherri Gregg)

Jacobs Chapel Opens Its Doors And Unveils 200 Years Of History

Jacobs Chapel used to be a stop on the Underground Railroad and was at the center of a thriving Black community in South Jersey called “Colemantown” and now the church is opening its doors today to uncover nearly 200 years of history.

10/05/2013

Harriet Tubman

Local Organization Celebrates 100th Anniversary Of Harriet Tubman

The Harriet Tubman Journey Committee is presenting its inaugural two mile walk, ride, run and race to recognize the 100th anniversary of the death of the most famous Underground Railroad conductor.

03/09/2013

(Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Getaway Guide: Cambridge, MD

Cambridge is the ideal spot for exploring the historic Eastern Shore region and enjoying a pampered getaway lifestyle.

10/18/2012

(One of the murals in the  "Albert M. Greenfield African-American Iconic Images Collection."  Photo provided)

Philadelphians Urged To Tour City’s African-American Murals

A tour of 47 murals that tell the African-American experience in Philadelphia has been launched and will be under way this weekend.

02/24/2011

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