Oprah Hands Over $1 Million To Museum

Megarich OPRAH WINFREY has $1 million (GBP555,500) to a Cincinatti, Ohio, museum which has asked her to narrate an educational film.

The $110 million (GBP61.1 million) NATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD FREEDOM CENTER is being built along the Ohio River and commemorates a secret underground railroad network that helped slaves escape from the American South in the 1800s.

Winfrey will also narrate a short film introducing BROTHERS OF THE BORDERLAND. Other celebrity supporters of the museum include QUINCY JONES and BONO.

11/07/2004 21:10

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