ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan has proclaimed September 2022 as the fourth annual International Underground Railroad Month in Maryland.

The designation recognizes the historical, political and social significance of the Underground Railroad and contributions to the end of slavery and inspiration for contemporary civil rights pushes, the governor’s office said in a news release.

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