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A Walk in Father Henson's Footsteps

Feb 07, 2015, Feb 14, 2015, Feb 21, 2015, Feb 28, 2015

Retrace the footsteps of Reverend Josiah Henson from his enslavement to escape on the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada. Walk the grounds where Henson toiled as a slave on the Isaac Riley plantation. Learn about his extraordinary life, which inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe's landmark novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin.

Category: History & Heritage
Location:   11420 Old Georgetown Road
Josiah Henson Park
North Bethesda, Maryland 20852
County: Montgomery County
Event Hours: noon - 4:00 p.m
Region: Capital Region
Phone: 301-650-4373
Website: http://www.montgomeryparks.org/PPSD/Cultural_Resources_Stewardship/heritage/d...

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