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A History of the Underground Railroad by Cathy Nelson – Speakers Bureau Presentation

February 2, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

During the nineteenth century, white abolitionists and slave and free blacks cooperated to help hide and transport runaway slaves on their dangerous journey to freedom. Ohio played a prominent role in this movement, and this slide-illustrated presentation describes a history of the Underground Railroad and particular stations throughout Ohio.

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Date:
February 2, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Organizer

Mt. Sterling Public Library
Phone:
(740) 869-2430
Website:
http://www.mtsterlingpubliclibrary.org/

Venue

Mt. Sterling Public Library
60 West Columbus Street
Mt. Sterling, OH 43143 United States
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Phone:
(740) 869-2430
Website:
http://www.mtsterlingpubliclibrary.org/