Ethnic Heritage Museum Exhibit - Escaping Slavery
August 16, 2015 - November 15, 2015
Recurring weekly on Sunday
Times: Sundays 2:00pm-4:00pm | Tours on other days available by appointment
The exhibit opens on Sunday, August 16, with special performances. For more information about the opening celebration, click here.Freedom for African Americans began with the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. Most people know about the Underground Railroad and how it enabled sl...
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