DETROIT (AP) -- An Underground Railroad Symposium is scheduled to take place at the Detroit Historical Museum.
The Saturday event is being presented by the Detroit Historical Society's Black Historic Sites Committee. It will feature a number of prominent historians.
Panelists are expected to discuss a wide array of topics pertaining to the Underground Railroad, the network of people and places that sheltered escaping slaves.
Details of the program are on the website of the Detroit Historical Society.