Terry Franklin to Speak at National Underground Railroad Conference/Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference

Partner Terry Franklin is presenting “The Last Will of Lucy Sutton: One Family’s Legal Odyssey from Slavery to Freedom” on the panel “Liberation and the Law: Slavery and Freedom” at the National Underground Railroad Conference and Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference in Cambridge, Maryland on May 20, 2017. The conference, “On the Edge of Freedom: Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad in the Borderlands,” will explore all aspects of the Underground Railroad and honor the grand opening of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center. The conference brings together scholars, site stewards, researchers, student artists, and enthusiasts from across the nation for four days of renowned speakers, panel discussions, workshops, an exhibit hall, and tours.