CAMBRIDGE — On May 26, 2015, John Jefferson Creighton, noted historian who departed this world. John played an instrumental part in the national, state and local initiatives about life stories of Harriet Tubman.

His research and knowledge about the geographic areas were invaluable that led to the creation of the driving tour brochure and the two exhibit panels of Finding A Way To Freedom of 26 sites relevant to the life of Harriet Tubman in Dorchester and Caroline counties. Many government agencies, organizations and individuals consulted him on many projects.

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