Underground Railroad Paths to Freedom lecture

Thu, 06/20/2013 - 6:00pm

Underground Railroad Paths to Freedom
in the North with Dr. Cheryl LaRoche
Thursday, June 20, 2013 6:00pm
46 Joy Street, Beacon Hill
Freedom Rising Exhibit opens at 5:00pm
Light refreshments Free admission

A Lowell Lecture Series presentation
Free and open to the public

Renowned archaeologist, Dr. Cheryl LaRoche uses the tools of archaeology to uncover
new historical perspectives on the Underground Railroad. She reads the landscape
as a document. Her different approach brings new insights to the Underground Railroad
network of individuals and families in the northern United States that led self-emancipated
peoples to cities like Boston. She will consider the deeper meaning of freedom
beyond the hair-raising and thrilling stories we associate with the Underground
Railroad. More...

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