February 6, 2024
Virtual: A Visit with the Boston African American National Historic Site ("Safe Harbor")
Tuesday, February 6, 2024
During the years preceding the American Civil War, Boston served as one of the most important stops on the Underground Railroad. Did you know that many of the fugitives escaping from enslavement came to Boston by stowing away on ships from southern ports? Explore the untold stories of men and women making daring escapes to freedom through Boston Harbor. Led by National Park Ranger Shawn Quigley.
RECORDING NOTE: This program will be recorded. All registrants will receive the recording via email within 48 hours of the program.
Please register for this event and you'll receive the link in the confirmation and reminder emails - make sure to check your spam folder for them. The email will be coming from Zoom.
This virtual event is hosted by the Tewksbury Public Library and a collaboration between the several Massachusetts and New Hampshire libraries.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Ashland Public Library.
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