On Location Series #16–Woodlawn Park Underground Railroad bit of history…

  The Underground Railroad Experience Trail at Woodlawn Manor Cultural Park summons the experience of enslaved freedom seekers traveling through Montgomery County, Maryland, on their way to sanctuary in the north. This day, more precise, was quite warm. The sun gave no quarters to a hiker such as myself, but I didn't mind. In particular, the … Continue reading On Location Series #16–Woodlawn Park Underground Railroad bit of history…

Douglass…

Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey was born into slavery on the Eastern Shore of Maryland in February 1818. Frederick's life was difficult as he barely knew his mother. She lived on a different plantation and died when he was an adolescent. Frederick also did no who his father was and later discovered the identity of his … Continue reading Douglass…