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Weekend Planner: The Harriet Tubman Conference

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Scholars, historians, and the curious will gather at Chesapeake College in Cambridge, Maryland for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference. The event runs from June 3rd through the 6th. David Furst speaks with one of the conference guests, Kate Clifford Larson. She's the author of “Bound For The Promised Land: Harriet Tubman – Portrait of an American Hero.”

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