November 17, 2021
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Archaeologists found the site of Harriet Tubman’s family home

Enlarge / Julie Schablitsky searches for artifacts at the site. Tim Pratt, MDOTIn the years before the American Civil War, Harriet Tubman led dozens of enslaved people to freedom through the network of safe houses known as the Underground Railroad. During the war, she scouted, spied, and led military raids against Confederate forces. Now, archaeol...