A variety of volunteer opportunities for individuals is offered by the National Park Service, called the Volunteers-In-Parks program.
Located at the City Dock in Annapolis, Maryland, the Kunta Kinte-Alex Haley Memorial is the epitome of the "triumph of the human spirit in very difficult times."
We can't all be heroes. Some of us have to have to stand on the curb and clap as they walk by.
Set in Alexandria, in 1862, the show revolves around two nurses who serve at the Mansion House Hospital. The city was torn between the North and South- representative of a cross-section of the population during the war.
The high profile killing Heather Graham, a student of UVA, has drown attention to several other cases that have occurred along the Route 29 corridor.
An autobiography detailing the life of a young mother and fugitive slave published in 1861. She spent over 6 years hiding in the eave of an attic only to find freedom in the North and became an activist.
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